What does deepening mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deepeningadjective

    a process of becoming deeper and more profound

  2. deepening(a), thickening(a)adjective

    accumulating and becoming more intense

    "the deepening gloom"; "felt a deepening love"; "the thickening dusk"


  1. deepening

    Deepening refers to the process of becoming more intense, profound, or thoroughly developed. It can be applied to various contexts including knowledge, understanding, feelings, relationships, or processes, indicating growth or advancement to a more complex, detailed, or severe state.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deepening

    of Deepen

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. deepening

    Running from shoal water by the lead.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deepening in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deepening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of deepening in a Sentence

  1. North Korea:

    A further deepening of political ties and trade and economic cooperation is definitely in the interests of the peoples of both countries and ensuring regional stability and security.

  2. Daniel Scioli:

    I will maintain the policies that need maintaining, deepen those that need deepening and change those that need changing.

  3. Sophie Richardson:

    Hong Kong authorities should be working to create a political environment in which protesters do not feel the need for masks - not banning the masks, and deepening restrictions on freedom of expression, chief Executive Carrie Lam needs to agree to an examination of excessive force by police and to resume the process toward universal suffrage. Additional restrictions are only likely to inflame tensions.

  4. Marie Harf:

    Certainly he emphasized that we are committed to deepening our security partnership with Pakistan.

  5. President Biden:

    We need to ban assault weapons and high capacity magazines. And if we can't ban assault weapons, then we should raise the age to purchase them from 18 to 21; strengthen background checks; enact safe storage and red flag laws; repeal the immunity, that protect gun manufacturers from liability; address the mental health crisis, deepening the trauma of gun violence.

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