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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Broaden  \Broad"en\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Broadened};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Broadening}.]  [From  {Broad},  a.] 
  To  grow  broad;  to  become  broader  or  wider. 
 
  The  broadening  sun  appears.  --Wordsworth. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Broaden  \Broad"en\,  v.  t. 
  To  make  broad  or  broader;  to  render  more  broad  or 
  comprehensive. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  broaden 
  v  1:  make  broader;  "broaden  the  road" 
  2:  extend  in  scope  or  range  or  area;  "The  law  was  extended  to 
  all  citizens";  "widen  the  range  of  applications";  "broaden 
  your  horizon"  [syn:  {widen},  {extend}] 
  3:  vary  in  order  to  spread  risk  or  to  expand;  "The  company 
  diversified"  [syn:  {diversify},  {branch  out}]  [ant:  {specialize}] 
  4:  become  broader;  "The  road  broadened" 




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