wide

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 [ˈwaɪd]


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wide

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. a wide [range, variety, selection] of
  2. wide [trucks, rivers, roads, feet]
  3. is [four inches, three miles] wide
  4. [extra, too, very] wide
  5. a wide [screen, format] (TV)
  6. [store, company] -wide [sale, discounts]
  7. [target, reach, attract] a wide audience
  8. his eyes were wide with [fear, surprise, shock]
  9. (stood there) wide-eyed
  10. her [answer, guess, theory] was wide of the mark
adv
  1. the [window, competition, field] is wide open
  2. I was wide awake
  3. [look, search, reach] far and wide
  4. opened her [eyes, mouth, ears] wide
  5. the [shot, penalty] went wide
additional examples
  1. a wide [range, variety, selection] of
  2. wide [trucks, rivers, roads, feet]
  3. is [four inches, three miles] wide
  4. [extra, too, very] wide
  5. the [window, competition, field] is wide open
  6. wide-open [space, room, field]
  7. a wide-angle [lens, image, photograph]
  8. world-wide [brands, efforts, beliefs]
  9. a wide [screen, format] (TV)
  10. I was wide awake
  11. [far, deep] and wide
  12. [look, search, reach] far and wide
  13. [store, company] -wide [sale, discounts]
  14. [target, reach, attract] a wide audience
  15. opened her [eyes, mouth, ears] wide
  16. his eyes were wide with [fear, surprise, shock]
  17. (stood there) wide-eyed
  18. her [answer, guess, theory] was wide of the mark
  19. the [shot, penalty] went wide
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