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Translation of increase in German:

intransitive verb

British English: /ɪnˈkriːs/
American English: /ɪnˈkris/
  • (Schmerzen)
    stärker werden
    größer werden
    (Verkäufe, Preise, Nachfrage)
    increase in skill
    größere Fertigkeit gewinnen
    increase in weight/size/price
    schwerer/größer/teurer werden
    increase in maturity/value/popularity
    an Reife/Wert/Popularität Dat. gewinnen

transitive verb

  • 2
    increase one's efforts/commitment
    sich mehr anstrengen/engagieren


British English: /ˈɪŋkriːs/
American English: /ˈɪnkris/

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