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Synonyms of 'wide-ranging'

(adjective) 
Definition
covering or including many different things or subjects
a package of wide-ranging economic reforms
Synonyms
far-reaching
far-reaching reforms on human rights
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sweeping
sweeping economic reforms
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broad
A broad range of issues was discussed.
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widespread
There is widespread support for the proposals.
Food shortages are widespread.
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extensive
The blast caused extensive damage.
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pervasive
a pervasive and powerful cultural influence
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of broad
Definition
extensive
A broad range of issues was discussed.
in the sense of extensive
Definition
very great in effect
The blast caused extensive damage.
Synonyms
far-flung,
all-inclusive,
humongous or humungous (informal)
in the sense of pervasive
a pervasive and powerful cultural influence

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