名词:enlarger 动词过去式:enlarged 过去分词:enlarged 现在分词:enlarging 第三人称单数:enlarges
en-=in,into,on,at,near 从“在中间”之意演变成“使进入某种状态～，使成为～”等，把表示to make之意的名词、形容词变为及物动词 变化型 em-
1 (a) [I, Tn] (cause sth to) become larger （使某物）变大; 扩大; 增大
*I want to enlarge the lawn. 我想把草坪扩大.
(b) [Tn] reproduce (esp a photograph) on a larger scale 放大（尤指照片）
*The police had the photograph of the missing girl enlarged. 警方把失踪姑娘的照片放大了.
2 [Ipr] ~ on sth say or write more about sth; add detail to sth 详述或详写某事; 增加某事的细节
*Can you enlarge on what has already been said? 你能把所说的事再详尽地说说吗?
v [I and T]
if you enlarge something, or if it enlarges, it increases in size or scale
an operation to enlarge her breasts
Police will have the pictures enlarged in an attempt to identify the thief.
enlarge sb's understanding/knowledge etc
A good way to enlarge your vocabulary is to read a daily newspaper.
enlarge on/upon [enlarge on/upon sth] phr v
to provide more information about something you have already mentioned
Mrs Maughan did not enlarge on what she meant.
1. I want to enlarge the lawn. 我想把草坪扩大.