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TO ENLARGE. To extend; as, to enlarge a rule to plead, is to extend the time during which a defendant may plead. To enlarge, means also to set at liberty; as, the prisoner was enlarged on giving bail.

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Enlarging upon themes are new details on the secretive rat race which gamers can use in their games, paired with new adventures and descriptions.
In Eugene, such a transfer could be seen as enlarging upon the existing two-year levy to support after-school activities for young people.
As Miller wrote in an introduction to the published play: "The mind of Eddie Carbone is not comprehensible apart from its relation to his neighborhood, his fellow workers, his social situation." The attorney and quasi-narrator Alfieri--a creaky and somewhat hoary plot device in the play, works more effectively here as a leader of the chorus, enlarging upon the Brooklyn milieu and the neighborhood's reactions to Eddie's self-destructive jealousy.