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English noun: step-up

1. step-up (act) the act of increasing something

SamplesHe gave me an increase in salary.


Broader (hypernym)change of magnitude

Narrower (hyponym)accrual, accruement, accumulation, addition, advance, aggrandisement, aggrandizement, amplification, appreciation, augmentation, elevation, enlargement, escalation, exaggeration, expanding upon, expansion, expansion, inclusion, intensification, intensification, maximation, maximisation, maximization, rise, split, split up, stock split, strengthening, surge, upsurge

Antonymsreduction, step-down, diminution, decrease

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