expand (one's) horizons

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expand (one's) horizons

To have or seek out new experiences, especially if one's experiences have been relatively limited. I'm really nervous to live at school, but I know I need to expand my horizons and get some experience living without my family. I can't believe that Molly has never left the state before! She seriously needs to expand her horizons!
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expand one's horizons

Fig. to experience and learn new things. Read more! Travel! Go out and expand your horizons!
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Over the years she has made allies who have helped her to expand her horizons.
Griffin has plans to expand her horizons by getting into multimedia and commercial work.
Garren's essay spoke of her desire to expand her horizons far beyond her East Tennessee roots.