Definitions For Expand


  • Become larger in size or volume or quantity
  • Exaggerate or make bigger
  • Grow vigorously
  • Expand the influence of
  • Make bigger or wider in size, volume, or quantity
  • Add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
  • Extend in one or more directions
  • To increase in size, range, or amount : to become bigger
  • To cause (something) to increase in size, range, or amount : to make (something) bigger
  • To write (something) in full form

Is Expand a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Expand is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Expand in a Sentence

  • The liquid expands and contracts with changes in temperature.
  • His business has expanded to serve the entire state.
  • The coffee shop may expand into a full restaurant.

Synonyms for Expand

Antonyms for Expand

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