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augment
used in The Thundering Herd

9 uses
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Definition
enlarge or increase
  • From the camp-fire talk Milly gathered that both the number of buffalo and of hunters were augmenting.
    Chapter 6 (40% in)
  • Hour by hour his thirst augmented.
    Chapter 4 (10% in)
  • How quickly it seemed that small figures augmented to larger ones!
    Chapter 4 (98% in)
  • Every thought augmented something vague and deep that baffled her.
    Chapter 5 (16% in)
  • No—some of them, the deeper ones, were an augmenting of those which had been thoughtless.
    Chapter 6 (73% in)
  • Hope and resolve augmented in Tom as he traveled onward.
    Chapter 10 (11% in)
  • She lay a moment longer, calling to the spirit that had awakened last night; and it augmented while she seemed to grow strangely older.
    Chapter 13 (52% in)
  • Slowly the pitch of the fight augmented, until it was raging with a reckless fury on part of the Comanches, and a desperate resistance on that of the besieged.
    Chapter 16 (49% in)
  • He was aware of drawing away somewhat from the roar in the rear; on his right, however, the sound augmented.
    Chapter 18 (67% in)

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