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Overview of noun widening

The noun widening has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. widening, broadening

(an increase in width)

2. turnout, widening

(a part of a road that has been widened to allow cars to pass or park)

3. widening, broadening

(the act of making something wider)

Overview of verb widen

The verb widen has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (7) widen

(become broader or wider or more extensive; "The road widened")

2. (1) let out, widen

(make (clothes) larger; "Let out that dress

3. (1) widen

(make wider; "widen the road")

4. 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") © 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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