Definition of DEEPENING

noun : DEEPENING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a process of becoming deeper and more profound ;

verb : DEEPENING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 2. (

    ) become more intense; "The debate intensified"; "His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan" ;

  • 3. (

    ) make deeper; "They deepened the lake so that bigger pleasure boats could use it" ;

  • 4. (

    ) become deeper in tone; "His voice began to change when he was 12 years old"; "Her voice deepened when she whispered the password" ;

Adjective : DEEPENING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) accumulating and becoming more intense; "the deepening gloom"; "felt a deepening love"; "the thickening dusk" ;


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