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Overview of noun broadening

The noun broadening has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) widening, broadening

(the act of making something wider)

2. (1) broadening

(the action of making broader; "the broadening of travel")

3. widening, broadening

(an increase in width)

Overview of verb broaden

The verb broaden has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (9) broaden

(make broader; "broaden the road")

2. (1) widen, broaden, extend

(extend in scope or range or area; "The law was extended to all citizens"; "widen the range of applications"; "broaden your horizon"; "Extend your backyard")

3. (1) diversify, branch out, broaden

(vary in order to spread risk or to expand; "The company diversified")

4. (1) broaden

(become broader; "The road broadened") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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