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broaden

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ˈbrɔːdən/
INCREASE to increase or make something increase and include more things or people: We need to broaden the range of services that we offer. Travel broadens your mind.Enlarging and inflatingBecoming biggerElaborating, specifying and simplifying
WIDER to become wider or make something become wider: Her smile broadened and she began to laugh.Enlarging and inflatingBecoming biggerWide and thick
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