Sentence Examples with the word magnify

Becket was one of those men who, without being either hypocrites or consciously ambitious, live only to magnify their office.

Now he can go forward using machines to increase his productivity and to magnify his humanity.

But a still further discovery made in the Villa Suburbana contributed to magnify the greatness of Herculaneum; within its walls was found the famous library, of which, counting both entire and fragmentary volumes, 1803 papyri are preserved.

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Blue, and thus magnify the red image more than the blue; and as the objective gives a large blue and a small red image, the two cancel one another and a colourless image is produced.

Having already described him in most of his present habitatory and anatomical peculiarities, it now remains to magnify him in an archaeological, fossiliferous, and antediluvian point of view.

It took persons to finish the task in order to magnify the common method.

And thus, when it comes to negotiating, machines magnify your ability to extract a higher wage.

Not that it is wholly free from error or exaggeration, but its mistakes are due merely to defective knowledge of the outside world, and its overstatements, virtually confined to the matter of numbers, proceed from a patriotic desire to magnify Jewish victories.

The circumstances of Lull's death caused him to be regarded as a martyr, local patriotism helped to magnify his merits, and his fantastic doctrines found many enthusiastic partisans.

The ability of the hoe to magnify ability might double someone's productivity but doesn't increase it a millionfold.