Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive & intransitive verb To make or become broad or broader.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To grow broad or broader.
  • To make broad; increase in breadth; render more broad or comprehensive: as, “broaden'd nostrils,”

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To make broad or broader; to render more broad or comprehensive.
  • transitive verb To grow broad; to become broader or wider.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To make broad or broader.
  • verb intransitive To become broad or broader.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb extend in scope or range or area
  • verb become broader
  • verb make broader
  • verb vary in order to spread risk or to expand

Etymologies

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broad +‎ -en

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