Other Words for Magnify

Magnify Adjective Synonyms
enlarge, blow up
They had to magnify the photograph to read the registration number of the stolen car.

Magnify Noun Synonyms
enlarge, expand, amplify, inflate, increase, augment, exaggerate, heighten, build up, boost, dramatize, aggravate, worsen, exacerbate, overstate, blow up, make a mountain out of a molehill
Tiny errors in the beginning are magnified later on. I fear that he has magnified its importance out of all proportion.

Focusing Magnifier

Entertainment / Photography / Focusing Magnifier: Device to magnify the optical image and aid visual focusing. MORE

Zoom In Or Zoom Out

Technology / Television (TV) / Zoom In Or Zoom Out: A function of the zoom lens wherein the focal length is varied from wide angle to telephoto (zoom in), thereby magnifying the object as the angle of view is narrowed--or vice versa (zoom out). MORE

Camera Lucida

Entertainment / Photography / Camera Lucida: Lens and prism system through which a virtual image was seen, apparently appearing on the surface of the drawing paper. MORE


Business / Machine Shop / Microstructure: A term use to describe the structure of metals. Visual examination of etched metal surfaces and fractures reveal some configurations in etched patterns that relate to structure, but magnification of m MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Parody: Beside, subsidiary, or mock song): A parody imitates the serious manner and characteristic features of a particular literary work in order to make fun of those same features. The humorist achieves par MORE

Digital Zoom

Technology / Digital Cameras / Digital Zoom: The ability to magnify an optical image digitally, using interpolation. Digital cameras can come with quite high levels of digital zoom, but the image quality suffers noticeably as more digital zoom i MORE