Amplify and Outline


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Amplify verb – To express more fully and in greater detail.
Usage example: after filing a report of missing luggage, he was asked to amplify a bit as to the circumstances

Outline is an antonym for amplify.
Nearby Words: amplified, amplification, amplifying, amplifier
Antonyms for Amplify


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Outline verb – To make into a short statement of the main points (as of a report).
Usage example: outlined the important points in the introduction

Amplify is an antonym for outline.
Nearby Words: outlined, outlining
Antonyms for Outline
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Common collocations

extent amplify extent outline extent
responses amplify responses outline responses
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Outline and Amplify. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 27, from
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Outline or Amplify. 2016. Accessed January 27, 2021.

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