Synonyms for broadening


1. widening, broadening, change of shape
usage: the act of making something wider
2. broadening, development
usage: the action of making broader; "the broadening of travel"
3. widening, broadening, increase, increment, growth
usage: an increase in width


1. broaden, widen, broaden, extend
usage: make broader; "broaden the road"
2. widen, broaden, extend, increase
usage: 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"
3. diversify, branch out, broaden, change, alter, vary
usage: vary in order to spread risk or to expand; "The company diversified"
4. broaden, increase
usage: become broader; "The road broadened"
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