Definition of 'breadth'
Video: pronunciation of 'breadth'
Example sentences containing 'breadth'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Three cedars threw their coarse shadows over the meadow, and as she watched, a soaring goshawk was lost in their breadth. DANSVILLE (2003)As Colin focused in carefully and panned the camera across the breadth of the stairs, Alice gave a small whimper. HIDING FROM THE LIGHT (2003)As I write, the average height of an Englishwoman is a hair's breadth below 5 5. LEARNING TO TALK: SHORT STORIES (2003)
Trends of 'breadth'
In Common Usage. breadth is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'breadth'
British English: breadth NOUN
The breadth of something is the distance between its two sides.
The breadth of the whole camp was 400 paces.
Definition of breadth from the Collins English Dictionary
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.