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Similar words: deep end · steepen · beeper · dampen · deepening · deeply · depend · keeper · reopen · deep-pan
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deepen

1. verb (cause to) worsen2. verb of friendship, relationship3. verb of understanding, awareness4. verb complicate5. verb increase physical depth6. verb darken7. verb lower in pitch 1 verb (cause to) worsen
INTRANSITIVEtéigh in olcaséirigh níos measa
TRANSITIVEdéan níos measathis will only deepen the crisis is amhlaidh a dhéanfaidh sé seo an ghéarchéim níos measa, is amhlaidh a chuirfidh sé seo leis an ngéarchéim
2 verb of friendship, relationship
INTRANSITIVEneartaigh verb  c m uláidrigh verb  c m uour friendship deepened neartaigh an cairdeas eadrainn, d'fhás cairdeas níos doimhne eadrainn
TRANSITIVEneartaigh verb  c m uláidrigh verb  c m uwe should deepen the cooperation with China ba cheart dúinn an caidreamh leis an tSín a neartú
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3 verb of understanding, awareness
TRANSITIVEneartaigh verb  c m uláidrigh verb  c m udaingnigh verb  c m ucuir le PhrV  c m uto deepen public awareness of the environment cur le tuiscint an phobail ar an timpeallacht, tuiscint níos fearr a thabhairt don phobal ar an timpeallacht
INTRANSITIVEneartaigh verb  c m udaingnigh verb  c m uláidrigh verb  c m uthe impression deepens that he's insincere tá níos mó daoine den tuairim go bhfuil sé mí-ionraic
4 verb complicate
INTRANSITIVEéirigh níos casta
TRANSITIVEdéan níos castathis only deepens the mystery is amhlaidh a dhéanann sé seo an scéal níos casta
5 verb increase physical depth
INTRANSITIVEéirigh níos doimhnetéigh i ndoimhneachtthe lake deepens considerably éiríonn an loch píosa maith níos doimhne
TRANSITIVEdoimhnigh verbdéan níos doimhne
6 verb darken
INTRANSITIVEdorchaigh verb  c m utéigh i ndorchachtthe colours will deepen with time éireoidh na dathanna níos dorcha le caitheamh na haimsireas the twilight deepens de réir mar a éiríonn sé níos dorcha, de réir mar a imíonn sé ó sholasmy blushes deepened chuaigh an luisne i m'éadan i ndeirge
TRANSITIVEdorchaigh verb  c m udoimhnigh verbthe second coat will deepen the colour beidh an dath níos dorcha tar éis an dara brat, doimhneoidh an dara cóta an dath
7 verb lower in pitch
INTRANSITIVEdoimhnigh verbéirigh domhain PhrVtéigh i ndoimhneachthis voice is deepening tá a ghlór ag doimhniú, tá a ghlór ag dul i ndoimhneacht
TRANSITIVEdoimhnigh verb

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