buildup

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buildup
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: A gradual increase
Synonyms:
accumulation, accretion, amassing, development , increase , augmentation, enlargement, extension , expansion , inflation, surge , swelling , upswing, upsurge, uptrend, upturn, widening, crescendo
Sense: Favorable publicity
Synonyms:
promotion , praise , hype , advertising , publicity , promotional campaign, ad campaign, blurb, plug


build up
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: grow larger or stronger
Synonyms:
accumulate, gather , mass , amass, concentrate , pile up, collect , grow , increase , inflate, grow bigger, grow larger, grow stronger, strengthen , become stronger, balloon , swell , proliferate, snowball, mushroom , develop , expand , enlarge , spread
Sense: Verb: make larger or stronger
Synonyms:
augment, add to, extend , expand , enlarge , increase , inflate, raise , compound , pump up, boost, amplify, strengthen , make sth stronger, reinforce , develop , grow
Sense: Verb: grow more intense, louder, etc.
Synonyms:
intensify, heighten, increase , rise , build , be amplified, be magnified, mount , strengthen , swell , climb , enlarge , be heightened, grow louder, get louder, grow stronger
Sense: Verb: make more intense, louder, etc.
Synonyms:
build , intensify, heighten, raise , amplify, magnify, strengthen , make sth more intense, increase , swell , make sth louder, crank up (slang), ramp up, grow
Sense: Verb: gain
Synonyms:
gain , pick up, gather , amass, collect , assemble , pull together, bring together, grow , accumulate
Sense: Verb: make more desirable or attractive
Synonyms:
talk up (informal), promote , exaggerate, hype , hype up, plug (slang), boost, praise , oversell, overdo

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