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English definition of “broaden/expand/widen sb's horizons”

broaden/expand/widen sb's horizons

C1 to increase the range of things that someone knows about or has experienced: Travelling certainly broadens your horizons.Augmenting and supplementing
(Definition of broaden/expand/widen sb's horizons from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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