embiggen

Presumed to mean something like To make bigger.
Seen on The Simpsons, episode 3F13 Lisa the Iconoclast, originally aired on 19960218..
(It's a prefectly cromulent word).

A noble spirit embiggens the smallest man. - Jebidiah Springfield


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