September 25th, 2007


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aggrandize-adjective  /əˈgrændaɪz, ˈægrənˌdaɪz/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[uh-gran-dahyz, ag-ruhn-dahyz]
1. to widen in scope; increase in size or intensity; enlarge; extend.
2. to make great or greater in power, wealth, rank, or honor.
3. to make (something) appear greater

The king, while attempting to aggrandize his kingdom, lost the war and so lost his entire kingdom.