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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The 39 hues selected by Sherwin-Williams color experts for the colormix '08 forecast are grouped into four destination themes: Around the World, Fork in the Road, No Place Like Home and Expand Your Horizons.
IF you feel your world is contracting then it's up to you to shake things up and expand your horizons again.
And do check the Conference Calendar where you'll find conferences to expand your horizons even farther.
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Expand your horizons by exploring Kansas City and meeting new friends at the 2003 NSCAA Convention.