Definition of 'deepen'
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Speaking about your feelings in a straightforward way adds understanding and deepens love. The Sun (2016)London has a deep and deepening housing crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2016)While settled partners can talk with tact and honesty to deepen their relationship. The Sun (2016)Working on a project together deepens a love bond. The Sun (2017)Romantic relationships deepen now partners feel lucky to have each other. The Sun (2016)Sharing new experiences deepens the bond. The Sun (2016)Some of what you say surprises people, yet gets good results and a love relationship deepens. The Sun (2016)A psychic moon deepens your understanding of a partner. The Sun (2016)Manage stress: Slow and deepen your breathing to bring instant calm. The Sun (2016)The sun switches your intuition to full strength and you read secrets in other people's minds, deepening understanding and helping transform a love relationship. The Sun (2016)This is a painter whose power has gradually deepened over the centuries. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You see a different side to a partner and it deepens the relationship. The Sun (2013)You can add it to your lipstick to deepen the colour. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Your understanding deepens and you can see why other people behave as they do without getting upset. The Sun (2010)You see the hidden side of a partner and this deepens your bond. The Sun (2016)What your partner tells you today can deepen the relationship. The Sun (2012)Used particularly in poultry feed to deepen the colour of egg yolks. E For Additives (1987)You reach a new kind of understanding with a partner that deepens a love bond. The Sun (2006)This is a plus factor at work and deepens a love relationship. The Sun (2011)For others it will deepen their understanding and enjoyment of seeing or reading plays. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You discover something new about a partner that deepens the bond between you. The Sun (2016)It is not too soon to consider how the deepening theological crisis may affect the future of this articulation. Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)The political row over the deal deepened yesterday with angry exchanges in the Commons. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His voice is already deepening, but the quality is still so beautiful. Times, Sunday Times (2008)BRITAIN'S steel crisis deepened yesterday as another 1,200 job cuts were confirmed. The Sun (2015)Her voice deepened, she grew facial hair. The Sun (2006)Two unique features of the credit crisis will deepen uncertainty in the short term, he said. Times, Sunday Times (2008)At a certain point on the walk, his voice would suddenly deepen. Times, Sunday Times (2015)As the crisis deepens, pressure is mounting to appease the rebels. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You can barely hear the Doctor's cries as your breathing deepens and increases. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The polite friendship between the two deepens into something that promises more, particularly when it becomes clear that their mutual spouses are involved with each other. Times, Sunday Times (2015)THE chaos in debt-laden Greece deepened yesterday as unions vowed to fight government cuts. The Sun (2010)
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Translations for 'deepen'
British English: deepen VERB
If a situation or emotion deepens or if something deepens it, it becomes stronger and more intense.
If this is not stopped, the financial crisis will deepen.
Definition of deepen from the Collins English Dictionary
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