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widening

verb
present participle of widen

Synonyms & Antonyms of widening

to increase the width, breadth, or scope of
  • Immediate action to widen the highway is needed to ease the near constant congestion.
  • The authorities planned to widen their investigation into Ponzi scheme.

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“Widening.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/widening. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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