widening


widening
Synonyms and related words:
access, accession, accretion, accrual, accruement, accumulation, addition, adjunct, advance, aggrandizement, ampliation, amplification, appreciation, ascent, augmentation, ballooning, bloating, boom, boost, broadening, buildup, crescendo, deployment, development, dispersion, edema, elevation, enlargement, expansion, extension, fanning out, flare, flood, gain, greatening, growth, gush, hike, hiking, increase, increment, inflation, jump, leap, magnification, mounting, multiplication, productiveness, proliferation, raise, raising, rise, snowballing, splay, spread, spreading, surge, swelling, tumescence, up, upping, upsurge, upswing, uptrend, upturn, waxing

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • widening — index augmentation, cumulative (increasing), extension (expansion) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • widening — 1. adjective /ˈwaɪdənɪŋ/ a) Of things that are growing wider. The widening gap between rich and poor creates social problems. b) Of things that are separate, with increasing separation. 2. noun /ˈwaɪdənɪŋ/ …   Wiktionary

  • widening — noun 1. the act of making something wider • Syn: ↑broadening • Ant: ↑narrowing • Derivationally related forms: ↑widen • Hypernyms: ↑change of shape …   Useful english dictionary

  • Widening — Widen Wid en, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Widened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Widening}.] To make wide or wider; to extend in breadth; to increase the width of; as, to widen a field; to widen a breach; to widen a stocking. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • widening — adj. Widening is used with these nouns: ↑circle, ↑gap, ↑gulf …   Collocations dictionary

  • widening — išplėtimas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. broadening; expansion; widening vok. Ausdehnung, f; Verbreitung, f rus. расширение, n; уширение, n pranc. expansion, f; élargissement, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • widening — išplitimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. broadening; widening vok. Verbreiterung, f rus. расширение, n; уширение, n pranc. élargissement, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • widening — išplėtimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. broadening; widening vok. Verbreiterung, f rus. расширение, n; уширение, n pranc. élargissement, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • widening — См. Bedeutungsverschiebung …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • widening — n. broadening adj. broadening; extending, expanding wid·en || waɪdn v. expand, extend; become wide, broaden …   English contemporary dictionary


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