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AdjectiveEdit

widening (not comparable)

  1. Growing wider or farther apart.
    The widening gap between rich and poor creates social problems.

NounEdit

widening (plural widenings)

  1. The action of the verb widen.
    • 1887Robert Louis Stevenson, The Merry Men, Olalla
      She looked up sleepily and asked me what it was, and with the very words I thought she drew in her breath with a widening of the nostrils and seemed to come suddenly and fully alive.

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VerbEdit

widening

  1. present participle of widen

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