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Synonyms for deepen
ˈdi pəndeep·en

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. intensify, compound, heighten, deepenverb

    make more intense, stronger, or more marked

    "The efforts were intensified", "Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her"; "Pot smokers claim it heightens their awareness"; "This event only deepened my convictions"

    change, sharpen, enhance, escalate, compound, rise, step up, heighten, raise, combine, intensify

  2. intensify, deepenverb

    become more intense

    "The debate intensified"; "His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan"

    intensify, change, compound, escalate, step up, heighten

  3. deepenverb

    make deeper

    "They deepened the lake so that bigger pleasure boats could use it"

    change, compound, intensify, heighten

  4. deepen, changeverb

    become deeper in tone

    "His voice began to change when he was 12 years old"; "Her voice deepened when she whispered the password"

    change, alter, vary, modify, exchange, compound, commute, switch, transfer, convert, heighten, interchange, shift, intensify

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. deepenverb

    make deeper, increase the depth of

  2. deepenverb

    make darker, make more intense

  3. deepenverb

    reduce to a lower tone, make more grave

  4. deepenverb

    grow deeper, become deeper

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  1. deepenverb


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  1. Tarun Pathak:

    N. Ganapathy Subramaniam, COO of Tata Consultancy Services, the group’s software services arm, told Bloomberg. While there are significant obstacles in India’s ambition to deepen its relationship with Vijay Bate/Hindustan Times/Getty Images Apple, doing so would be a huge boost for the country and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. ‘ I think it ’ll be [ a ] big, big win, you focus on the big one, the others will follow.

  2. Matt Card:

    We are very happy with Unicor's workmanship and quality, both organizations continually look for opportunities to increase production and deepen the relationship between us.

  3. Marco Arana:

    That's a way to dismiss the legitimate concerns of farmers, what is true is that where there is conflict, candidates must make their positions clear ... that can prolong and deepen the conflict.

  4. Toby Matthiesen:

    After last year’s attack in al-Ahsa, there was a lot of positive sentiment from many Saudis from across the kingdom, who denounced the attack, we also have seen a lot of denunciations this time, but at the same time we have seen some applauding the attack. So I think this time, the attack may well deepen divisions, particularly as it comes in the wake of the Yemen war.

  5. Haim Tomer:

    Indirect secret cooperation vis-a-vis Iran is happening with these countries and there is the possibility to deepen it, it's always easier to cooperate with intelligence sharing than it is when it comes to military assets.

Translations for deepen

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  • تعمقArabic
  • удълбочавам, задълбочавам се, задълбочавам, усилвамBulgarian
  • profunditzar, profunditzar-seCatalan, Valencian
  • vergrößern, zunehmen, vertiefen, aushölenGerman
  • syventyä, tummentaa, syvetä, voimistua, vahvistaa, syventää, voimistaa, vahvistuaFinnish
  • approfondirFrench
  • memperdalamIndonesian
  • 深める, 深まるJapanese
  • 깊어지다Korean
  • усилиться, углубить, углублять, усиливать, углубляться, усилить, углубиться, усиливатьсяRussian

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