What does the word enlarge mean?

Usage examples for enlarge

  1. It was necessary to enlarge the cottage; and, while that was being done, Froebel lived on potatoes, bread, and water. – Dickens As an Educator by James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes
  2. You will thereby enlarge the regions of pleasurable talk. – Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness by Arthur Martine
  3. Brethren, I dare not enlarge upon that great metaphor. – Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) by Alexander Maclaren