receiving (part of speech: verb)
expanding (part of speech: verb)
enlarging, amplifying, extending, magnifying, lengthening, inflating, burgeoning, incrementing, spreading, broadening, augmenting, expanding, swelling, distending, thickening, growing, stretching, widening, developing, dilating, fattening, increasing
satisfying (part of speech: verb)
- That fireball flattened, then spread to form the mushroom- head of a column of incandescent gas that mounted to overtake it, engorging the smoke- rings as it rose, twisting, writhing, changing shape, turning to dark smoke in one moment and belching flame and crackling with lightning the next. - "Uller Uprising", Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr.