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English noun: widening

1. widening (process) an increase in width


Synonymsbroadening


Broader (hypernym)growth, increase, increment


Antonymsnarrowing

2. widening (artifact) a part of a road that has been widened to allow cars to pass or park


Synonymsturnout


Broader (hypernym)part, portion


Part meronymroad, route

3. widening (act) the act of making something wider


Synonymsbroadening


Broader (hypernym)change of shape


Antonymsnarrowing









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