aggrandisement meaning

  "aggrandisement" in a sentence
Noun: aggrandisement  u'grandizmunt
Usage: Brit (=aggrandizement)
  1. The act of increasing the wealth or prestige or power or scope of something
    - aggrandizement, elevation

Derived forms: aggrandisements

See also: aggrandise [Brit]

Type of: increase, step-up


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  1. His opportunity for territorial aggrandisement came during the Napoleonic wars.
  2. Self promotion and / or aggrandisement is not a correct use for Wikipedia.
  3. It was the first action of his long career of conquest and aggrandisement.
  4. It is a reasonably flat article, but I view it as self aggrandisement.
  5. The rest of his life Rodrigo devoted to the aggrandisement of his newfound order.

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