Increase in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Increase

(intransitive) (of a quantity, etc.) To become larger or greater. | (transitive) To make (a quantity, etc.) larger. | To multiply by the production of young; to be fertile, fruitful, or prolific.

Short Example Sentences for Increase

  • 1. Rather increase her jealousy. 🔊
  • 2. The lightning only served to increase the darkness. 🔊
  • 3. Is it not instantly enhanced by the increase of equity? 🔊
  • 4. Savings Banks, increase of deposits, 191. 🔊
  • 5. He showed it too plainly by the increase of his expenditure. 🔊
  • 6. There has been a similar marked increase in all branches of business. 🔊
  • 7. Since the conquest there has been an increase in well-being and in population. 🔊
  • 8. Richard's amazement seemed to increase upon reflection. 🔊
  • 9. When these failed to keep me up to the mark, I had to increase the quantity. 🔊
  • 10. In Europe, crime is observed to increase or abate with the price of bread. 🔊
  • 11. I allowed that silence to work; I judged it would increase the effect. 🔊

How to use Increase in Sentences?

  • 1. The effort of this increase is to narrow the gap between the armature and pole piece. 🔊
  • 2. Immediately the tide began to rise the increase in the size of the seas was noticeable. 🔊
  • 3. Combining the two practices would undoubtedly regularise and increase the incomes of both men. 🔊
  • 4. There is a sharp increase in grade to 36 per cent 100 feet below the top of the hills. 🔊
  • 5. The passage having been re-opened, however, it may be expected that the sale will increase again. 🔊
  • 6. The increase of the population was 1 per cent., and the letters increased 3 per cent. 🔊
  • 7. Thou dost increase the evil, and dost take The office of the Furies on thyself. 🔊
  • 8. May we infer deductively that they have been attained because of the increase of speculative transactions? 🔊
  • 9. It must be remembered that to increase the output from the subsidiary processes where labour had not been saved more hands had to be drafted in. 🔊
  • 10. The increase of current may be as great as ten times without damage to the winding of such a signal. 🔊
  • 11. Presently she lifted it off her head as tenderly as if it were a crown, with the reverence of women for the things that increase their beauty. 🔊
  • 12. The problem the developing civilised state has to solve is how it can get the best possible increase under the best possible conditions. 🔊
  • 13. We cannot therefore agree to an increase of pay, although it is true that the present wages of the men are very low. 🔊
  • 14. He was quite sure that his father would not increase his allowance, and an overdrawn account was not a thing so easy to transfer. 🔊
  • 15. Religion, the theatre, and the reading the books of his country, all feed and increase his natural melancholy. 🔊
  • 16. Its Increase since the Accession of the Present Royal Family to the Crown, 439. 🔊
  • 17. My remedy would be to increase all renewals of licences to fifty pounds apiece, and to apply the difference as compensation to unrenewed licences. 🔊
  • 18. There is, therefore, actual reduction in the electromotive force of the cell, as well as an increase in internal resistance. 🔊
  • 19. The proposed change would apparently bring about an increase of the alphandigo, but where then would be found the Rds. 🔊
  • 20. As vast as was the increase of riches at the North among those who stayed at home, it did not extend to those who took the field. 🔊
  • 21. This is true wealth, and will increase the value of all other wealth: without knowledge, other wealth is mere animal gratification. 🔊
  • 22. In this neighbourhood, the concession has resulted in an increase in the number of messages for delivery over a mile, especially at Christmas. 🔊
  • 23. It merely blew hard, and harder, and kept on blowing harder, advertising each increase by lulls followed by fierce, freshening gusts. 🔊
  • 24. She could not see why they were in the house if it were not to increase her income, and she hated the landlord for having led her to believe they would. 🔊