SECTION III. QUANTITY
CHANGES IN QUANTITY
Increase. –N. augmentation, addition, enlargement, extension; dilatation; multiplication; increment, accretion; accession; production; development, growth; aggrandizement, aggravation, intensification; rise; ascent; exaggeration, exacerbation, spread; booty, plunder.
Non-Increase, Decrease. –N. diminution; lessening; subtraction; reduction; abatement, declension, shrinkage; abridgment; extenuation, subsidence, ebb-tide, neap-tide, decline; descent; depreciation; erosion, wear and tear, deterioration; anticlimax; mitigation.
Thesaurus of Words and Phrases by Peter Mark Roget, M.D., F.R.S. Enlarged by John Lewis Roget, M.A., New Edition Revised and Enlarged by Samuel Romily Roget, M.A. Published by Grosset & Dunlap, the edition is copyright 1941, 1947.