broaden

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From broad +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

broaden (third-person singular simple present broadens, present participle broadening, simple past and past participle broadened)

  1. (transitive) To make broad or broader.
    Travel broadens the mind.
  2. (intransitive) To become broad or broader.
    The roads gradually broadened as we drove into the countryside.

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