English dictionary definition of:



  • become larger in size or volume or quantity
  • exaggerate or make bigger
  • grow vigorously
  • expand the influence of
  • make bigger or wider in size, volume, or quantity
  • add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
  • extend in one or more directions


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View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 7: Section 6 and learn about the word expand in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: 2 syllable words.

Scrabble score for expand

Scrabble score = 16

generated at 09:15:59 on 19-01-20

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