Adjective "Wide" Definition and Examples




    1. having considerable or great extent from side to side; broad: a wide boulevard.

    2. having a certain or specified extent from side to side: three feet wide.

    3. of great horizontal extent; extensive; vast; spacious: the wide plains of the West.

    4. of great range or scope; embracing a great number or variety of subjects, cases, etc.: wide experience.

    5. open to the full or a great extent; expanded; distended: to stare with wide eyes.

    6. apart or rem


    "people can be wide of marks."

    "spreads can be wide at points."

    "shelves can be wide off places."

    "bids can be wide by points."

    "spreads can be wide as points."

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