1. Having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other (synset 302571278)
    "wide roads"; "a wide necktie"; "wide margins"; "three feet wide"; "a river two miles broad"; "broad shoulders"; "a broad river"
  2. Broad in scope or content (synset 300528239)
    "across-the-board pay increases"; "an all-embracing definition"; "blanket sanctions against human-rights violators"; "an invention with broad applications"; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"; "granted him wide powers"
  3. (used of eyes) fully open or extended (synset 301659326)
    "stared with wide eyes"
  4. Very large in expanse or scope (synset 301387146)
    "a broad lawn"; "the wide plains"; "a spacious view"; "spacious skies"
  5. Great in degree (synset 302573798)
    "won by a wide margin"
  6. Having ample fabric (synset 300107089)
    "the current taste for wide trousers"; "a full skirt"
  7. Not on target (synset 300024282)
    "the kick was wide"; "the arrow was wide of the mark"; "a claim that was wide of the truth"
  1. With or by a broad space (synset 400497941)
    "stand with legs wide apart"; "ran wide around left end"
  2. To the fullest extent possible (synset 400498208)
    "open your eyes wide"; "with the throttle wide open"
  3. Far from the intended target (synset 400498056)
    "the arrow went wide of the mark"; "a bullet went astray and killed a bystander"
  4. To or over a great extent or range;
    Far (synset 400497722)
    "wandered wide through many lands"; "he traveled widely"

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