increasing

  1. becoming greater or larger

    Antonyms : decreasing
    Examples :
    • increasing prices
  2. (music) increasing in tempo and/or volume

    Antonyms : decreasing

into

  1. To the inside of; within. It is used in a variety of applications.

inflate

  1. exaggerate or make bigger

    Synonyms : amplify, blow up, expand
    Type Of : increase
    Examples :
    • The charges were inflated
  2. fill with gas or air

    Synonyms : blow up
    Antonyms : deflate
    Type Of : expand
    Examples :
    • inflate a balloons
  3. become inflated

    Synonyms : balloon, billow
    Type Of : expand
  4. cause prices to rise by increasing the available currency or credit

    Antonyms : deflate
    Type Of : change, modify, alter
    Examples :
    • The war inflated the economy
  5. increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value

    Antonyms : deflate
    Type Of : trim back, cut down, trim down, cut back, cut, reduce, bring down, trim
    Examples :
    • inflate the currency

impregnation

  1. creation by the physical union of male and female gametes; of sperm and ova in an animal or pollen and ovule in a plant

    Synonyms : fecundation, fertilisation, fertilization
    Type Of : creation, conception
  2. the process of totally saturating something with a substance

    Synonyms : saturation
    Type Of : suffusion, permeation, pervasion
    Examples :
    • the impregnation of wood with preservative
  3. material with which something is impregnated

    Type Of : material, stuff
    Examples :
    • the impregnation, whatever it was, had turned the rock blue

immunise

  1. law: grant immunity from prosecution

    Synonyms : immunize
    Type Of : protect
  2. perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation

    Synonyms : immunize, inoculate, vaccinate
    Type Of : inject, shoot

insulate

  1. place or set apart

    Synonyms : isolate
    Type Of : discriminate, single out, separate
  2. protect from heat, cold, or noise by surrounding with insulating material

    Type Of : alter, change, modify
    Examples :
    • We had his bedroom insulated before winter came

inclusions

  1. the relation of comprising something

    Synonyms : comprehension
    Type Of : involvement
    Examples :
    • he admired the inclusion of so many ideas in such a short work
  2. any small intracellular body found within another (characteristic of certain diseases)

    Synonyms : cellular inclusion, inclusion body
    Type Of : body
    Examples :
    • an inclusion in the cytoplasm of the cell
  3. the act of including

    Type Of : step-up, increase
  4. the state of being included

    Antonyms : exclusion
    Type Of : situation, state of affairs

immature

  1. (of birds) not yet having developed feathers

    Synonyms : unfledged
  2. (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth

    Synonyms : young
  3. not fully developed or mature; not ripe

    Synonyms : green, unripe, unripened
  4. characteristic of a lack of maturity

    Antonyms : mature
    Examples :
    • immature behavior
  5. not yet mature

    Antonyms : mature

interpretation

  1. an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious

    Synonyms : interpreting, rendering, rendition
    Type Of : explanation
    Examples :
    • the edict was subject to many interpretations
  2. the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance

    Synonyms : rendering, rendition
    Type Of : performance
  3. a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something

    Synonyms : reading, version
    Type Of : representation, mental representation, internal representation
  4. an explanation that results from interpreting something

    Type Of : account, explanation
    Examples :
    • the report included his interpretation of the forensic evidence

interpretation

  1. an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious

    Synonyms : interpreting, rendering, rendition
    Type Of : explanation
    Examples :
    • the edict was subject to many interpretations
  2. the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance

    Synonyms : rendering, rendition
    Type Of : performance
  3. a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something

    Synonyms : reading, version
    Type Of : representation, mental representation, internal representation
  4. an explanation that results from interpreting something

    Type Of : account, explanation
    Examples :
    • the report included his interpretation of the forensic evidence