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Wide (IPA: /ˈwaɪd/)


Wide (superl.)

Having considerable distance or extent between the sides; spacious across; much extended in a direction at right angles to that of length; not narrow; broad; as, wide cloth; a wide table; a wide highway; a wide bed; a wide hall or entry.

Wide (superl.)

Having a great extent every way; extended; spacious; broad; vast; extensive; as, a wide plain; the wide ocean; a wide difference.

Wide (superl.)

Of large scope; comprehensive; liberal; broad; as, wide views; a wide understanding.

Wide (superl.)

Of a certain measure between the sides; measuring in a direction at right angles to that of length; as, a table three feet wide.

Wide (superl.)

Remote; distant; far.

Wide (superl.)

Far from truth, from propriety, from necessity, or the like.

Wide (superl.)

On one side or the other of the mark; too far side-wise from the mark, the wicket, the batsman, etc.

Wide (superl.)

Made, as a vowel, with a less tense, and more open and relaxed, condition of the mouth organs; -- opposed to primary as used by Mr. Bell, and to narrow as used by Mr. Sweet. The effect, as explained by Mr. Bell, is due to the relaxation or tension of the pharynx; as explained by Mr. Sweet and others, it is due to the action of the tongue. The wide of / (/ve) is / (/ll); of a (ate) is / (/nd), etc. See Guide to Pronunciation, / 13-15.

Wide (adv.)

To a distance; far; widely; to a great distance or extent; as, his fame was spread wide.

Wide (adv.)

So as to leave or have a great space between the sides; so as to form a large opening.

Wide (adv.)

So as to be or strike far from, or on one side of, an object or purpose; aside; astray.

Wide (n.)

That which is wide; wide space; width; extent.

Wide (n.)

That which goes wide, or to one side of the mark.

Wide

In cricket

Wide

Family name

Wide Synonyms

Blanket, All-encompassing, Extensive, All-inclusive, Broad, Across-the-board, All-embracing, Panoptic, Encompassing, Comprehensive

Wide Synonyms

Wide-screen, Broad-brimmed, Deep, Thick, Bird's-eye, Broad, Panoramic, Sweeping, Fanlike, Beamy, Comprehensive

Wide Synonyms

Big, Spacious, Large, Broad

Wide Synonyms

Comfortable

Wide Synonyms

Wide Of The Mark, Inaccurate

Wide Synonyms

Ample, Full, Wide-cut

Wide Synonyms

Opened, Open, Wide-eyed

Wide Synonyms

Astray

Wide Synonyms

Widely

WIDE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Weddell Ice Dynamics Experiment

WIDE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Wellbeing, Intentions, Debt and Experiences

WIDE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

WIDECOM GROUP, INC.

WIDE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Widely Interconnected Distributed Environment

WIDE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Widely-Integrated Distributed Environment

WIDE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Wiring Integration Design

WIDE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Women in Development Europe

WIDE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Writing In Digital Environments

Wide Rhymes

Bide, Bride, Chide, Clyde, Cried, Died, Dried, Dyed, Eid, Eide, Eyed, Fide, Flied, Fried, Glide, Guide, Guyed, Heid, Heide, Hide, Hyde, I'd, Ide, Lide, Lied, Lyde, Pied, Plied, Pride, Pried, Pryde, Ride, Scheid, Schmied, Schneid, Seid, Seide, Shied, Side, Sighed, Slide, Snide, Spied, Stride, Syed, Tide, Tied, Tried, Vide, Vied, Why'd, Wide, Wyden

Abide, Allied, Applied, Aside, Astride, Belied, Beside, Betide, Cofide, Collide, Complied, Confide, Decide, Decried, Defied, Denied, Deride, Divide, Implied, Inside, Liquide, Macbride, Mcbride, Mcbryde, Misguide, Obeid, Outside, Pool-side, Preside, Provide, Relied, Replied, Reside, Retried, Stateside, Subside, Supplied, Untied, Untried, Upside, Westside, Worldwide

Alongside, Coincide, Malahide, Misapplied, Nationwide, Subdivide

Oversupplied

Spanish Translation

Wide in Spanish is Amplio

Tagalog Translation

Wide in Tagalog is Malapad

Example Sentence (Quote)

" But honest instinct comes a volunteer; Sure never to o'er-shoot, but just to hit, While still too wide or short in human wit." - Instinct

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Ellie Reed: (on Vincent) He's what I call in my industry a bit of a wide boy a Billy Bullshit." - The Apprentice (UK)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Fond archer, Hope! who tak'st thy aim so far, That still or short, or wide thine arrows are!" - Abraham Cowley

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Free trade may have wide support among economists, but its support among the public at large is considerably less." - Trade

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Hands across the sea Feet on English ground, The old blood is bold blood, the wide world round." - Blood


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