How Do You Spell WIDEN?

Correct spelling for the English word "widen" is [w_ˈaɪ_d_ə_n], [wˈa͡ɪdən], [wˈa‍ɪdən]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of WIDEN

  1. To grow wide or wider; to enlarge; to spread; to extend.

Common Misspellings for WIDEN

Below is the list of 353 misspellings for the word "widen".

Usage Examples for WIDEN

  1. The valley now begins to widen. - "The South of France--East Half" by Charles Bertram Black
  2. The power of walking must refresh your spirits as well as widen your daily pleasures. - "The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2)" by Frederic G. Kenyon
  3. Instead, they held long heated discussions that only served to widen the distance between them. - "Divers Women" by Pansy and Mrs. C.M. Livingston
  4. This is partially true of all a child's subjects and his whole experience in school; but the fact that literature is so inwoven with feeling, and so bound up with matters of personal taste, that it concerns itself so much with matters of ethics and conduct, makes it peculiarly liable to take on color, to narrow or to widen with the personality of him who chooses and renders it. - "Literature in the Elementary School" by Porter Lander MacClintock
  5. We must widen the foundation if we extend the superstructure. - "Coelebs In Search of a Wife" by Hannah More