English translation of 'बढ़ाना'
1. compound transitive verb
To compound a problem means to make it worse by increasing it in some way.[formal]
More violence will only compound the problem.
2. deepen transitive verb
To deepen something means to make it deeper.
His intention was to deepen his understanding.
3. grow transitive verb
When you grow something, you cause it to develop or increase in size or length.
I always grow a few red onions. I'm growing my hair.
4. lengthen transitive or intransitive verb
When something lengthens, or when you lengthen it, it becomes longer.
Holidays have lengthened.
5. pile phrasal verb
If problems or losses pile up, or if you pile them up, you get more and more of them.
Problems were piling up at work. He piled up huge debts.
6. push transitive verb
To push a value or amount up or down means to cause it to increase or decrease.
The 1980s boom pushed house prices up in many areas.
7. put phrasal verb
To put up the price of something means to cause it to increase.
The new tax will put up the cost of petrol.
8. put phrasal verb
If someone puts on weight, they become heavier.
Leo has put on three stone.
9. step phrasal verb
If you step up something, you increase it.
They have stepped up their calls for a full public enquiry.
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Translation of बढ़ाना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary