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Synonyms for expansion
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  1. expansion(noun)

    Antonyms:
    contraction

Princeton's WordNet

  1. expansion, enlargement(noun)

    the act of increasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope

    Synonyms:
    elaboration, blowup, magnification, expanding upon, enlargement

    Antonyms:
    contraction

  2. expansion(noun)

    a function expressed as a sum or product of terms

    "the expansion of (a+b)^2 is a^2 + 2ab + b^2"

    Synonyms:
    elaboration, expanding upon, enlargement

    Antonyms:
    contraction

  3. expansion, enlargement, elaboration(noun)

    a discussion that provides additional information

    Synonyms:
    intricacy, elaborateness, elaboration, enlargement, magnification, blowup, amplification, involution, expanding upon, refinement, working out

    Antonyms:
    contraction

  4. expansion, expanding upon(noun)

    adding information or detail

    Synonyms:
    elaboration, expanding upon, enlargement

    Antonyms:
    contraction

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. expansion(n.)

    Synonyms:
    expanding, spreading, opening

  2. expansion(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dilatation, distension, swelling

  3. expansion(n.)

    Synonyms:
    enlargement, increase, diffusion

  4. expansion(n.)

    Synonyms:
    extent, expanse

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. expansion(n)

    Synonyms:
    dilation, distension, enlargement

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How to use expansion in a sentence?

  1. Marco Rubio:

    Just because they're an ally in an important mission, which is containing Iranian expansion in the region, can not allow us to overlook or walk away from that. It undermines our ability to stand for morality and human rights all over the world.

  2. Michael Pachter:

    Expansion costs money, and they are burning a lot of cash internationally on infrastructure, which is so poor that they're not even close right now.

  3. Hao Hong:

    Expensive valuations, euphoric sentiment and slowing liquidity from margin lending expansion will challenge the market in the near term.

  4. Jeff Sessions:

    We owe it to the American people to ensure that illegal aliens who have been convicted of crimes and are serving time in our federal prisons are expeditiously removed from our country as the law requires, this expansion and modernization of the Institutional Hearing Program gives us the tools to continue making Americans safe again in their communities.

  5. Philip Van Deusen:

    They will be meaningful for them... but I don't think that detracts from the main story here, that is continued growth in the U.S. with international expansion.

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