steepen Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “steepen” in the English Dictionary

"steepen" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈstiː.pən/
[I or T] to ​becomesteeper, or to make something do this: The ​trailbegan to steepen near the ​top of the ​hill. [I] If something such as a ​cost steepens, it ​increases: Our ​costs have steepened since we ​began this ​project.
(Definition of steepen from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “steepen”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)变陡, (费用等)增加…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)變陡, (費用等)增加…
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