With each answer, he began with specifics and widened out to context —or sometimes the other way around.
The chasm between the super-rich and everyone else has so widened that our elites seem to inhabit a different country.
Since 1998, the G7 had been widened to include Russia—part of a broader effort to embed Russia in a stable international order.
His disapproval is a full two points lower, a trend that has widened over the past month.
White House press secretary Robert Gibbs, later in the day, widened the assault to a general one against British journalism.
In sections its front end appears as a ridge on one side or on the middle of the floor of the widened end of the medullary groove.
Yet the crack has widened, Bob, since the Tube was completed.
Just before them the stream now widened into a narrow lake, which they could see was straight for some distance.
The bridge has been widened since its erection, but is not otherwise much changed.
Wildenai lifted her eyes,—eyes that widened first with wonder, then with fear.