ENLARGE

ENLARGE

enlarge, vb.

1. To increase in size or extend in scope or duration (the court enlarged the time allotted for closing arguments).

2. To free from custody or imprisonment (at common law, an action for escape lay when a prisoner was wrongly enlarged). Cf. AT LARGE. ¡ª enlargement, n.


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