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Definition 1: make steeper - [verb of change]

Samples where steepen or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The landslides have steepened the mountain sides

(steepen is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

Definition 2: become steeper - [verb of change]

Samples where steepen or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The mountain side has steepened

(steepen is a kind of ...) undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

"She changed completely as she grew older" "The weather changed last night"

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