What does aggrandizement mean?
The definition of aggrandizement
Ag*gran”dize*ment, n.
Etym: [Cf. F. agrandissement.]

The act of aggrandizing, or the state of being aggrandized or exalted in power, rank, honor, or wealth; exaltation; enlargement; as, the emperor seeks only the aggrandizement of his own family.

Synonyms
— Augmentation; exaltation; enlargement; advancement; promotion; preferment.