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English definition of “broaden”


verb  /ˈbrɔ·dən/ us  

broaden verb (WIDE)

[I/T] to become wider, or to cause something to be wider: [T] They are broadening the road to speed up the flow of traffic.

broaden verb (GENERAL)

[T] to increase the range of something: Going to college will broaden your interests.
(Definition of broaden from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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