how to pronounce escalate

ɛskəlɛɪt

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An example use of escalate in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… can escalate into secondary deviance in …”

meanings of escalate

verb:

  1. In technical support, to transfer a customer, a problem, etc. to the next higher level of authority.
  2. To increase (something) in extent or intensity; to intensify or step up.