expanded (part of speech: verb)
increased (part of speech: verb)
boosted, widened, accrued, amplified, raised, extended, grown, burgeoned, magnified, enlarged, maximized, augmented, fattened, broadened, added, heightened, grew, incremented, inflated, multiplied, increased, elevated, reinforced, advanced, expanded, upgraded
extended (part of speech: verb)
- The enemy suddenly opened with a devastating fire on the Battalion's trenches for a few minutes, lengthened the range, and under cover of this barrage the raiding party entered and surprised the men in the front line. - "The Story of the "9th King's" in France", Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts.
- And as the days lengthened, and the winter crept on toward spring, the peace of the house was slowly but surely undermined. - "In the Brooding Wild", Ridgwell Cullum.
- I had a talk with the Doctor when he came down to bleed me, and since there's to be no match between you and the girl"- He paused, keeping his eyes on his son's face, which lengthened and grew vacant with a vague alarm. - "The Story Of Kennett", Bayard Taylor.