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  • verbopen up
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Synonyms for widen

verb open up
  • add to
  • broaden
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • grow
  • increase
  • multiply
  • stretch
  • swell
  • augment
  • dilate
  • distend
  • open
  • ream
  • spread
  • unfold
  • grow larger
  • open out
  • open wide
  • spread out

Antonyms for widen

  • abridge
  • compress
  • concentrate
  • condense
  • contract
  • curtail
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • lessen
  • lower
  • reduce
  • shorten
  • shrink
  • block
  • close
  • conceal
  • hide
  • cramp
  • narrow
  • restrict
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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amplified

verb. increase in size or effect

amplifies

verb. increase in size or effect

amplify

verb. increase in size or effect

broaden

verb. extend, supplement

broadened

verb. extend, supplement

develop

verb. expand, work out
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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