(adjective, verb)


1. (of an organ or body part) excessively enlarged as a result of increased size in the constituent cells

Similar word(s): hypertrophied

2. as of a photograph; made larger

- the enlarged photograph revealed many details

Similar word(s): big, large

3. larger than normal

- enlarged joints

Similar word(s): unhealthy

4. enlarged to an abnormal degree

Similar word(s): increased, exaggerated, magnified


1. simple past tense and past participle of enlarge