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Several commentators have written off the entire midterms because of the volume of attacks and deepening partisanship.

And I can only see those aspects of his legacy deepening if he had lived into middle age and beyond.

But you might also see it as an episode in a deepening—and disturbing—phenomenon.

In the words of then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, “deepening our working relationships with emerging powers.”

Heim had met von Leers a few times, but it was not an acquaintance he had any interest in deepening.

Hayle Harbour was a branch of it, and he now suggested to Mr. Henry Harvey methods for deepening and improving it.

She lifted her eyes, with their color deepening, to find Mr. Towne sitting alone in his carriage looking down at her.

The mountain's shadow was over it and deepening fast, warning us to hurry before the road was lost in blackness.

A slight deepening of the red on his cheeks told eloquently enough that he did understand that.

He wheeled toward the deepening night, the torn and soiled blue robe clinging to him as to the figure of a primeval god.


On this page you'll find 48 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to deepening, such as: accelerating, escalating, growing, intensifying, accentuating, and advancing.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.