(cause to) become bigger, more valuable, better etc.
"The recent speech of the president augmented tensions in the Near East"
"The pressure augmented"
April's rapid augment of colour.
出自： W. H. Auden
The insurgents were intent upon augmenting and strengthening their forces.
出自： Sir W. Scott
I took on stray jobs of this kind to augment my income.
出自： W. Plomer
Man has been content just to live on Nature's bounty without seeking to augment it.
出自： A. J. Toynbee