Definition of 'broad'
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What about the broader congestion costs of immigration? Times, Sunday Times (2016)The broad outlines of this travesty of responsible policing were already known. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet more investment has broad political support. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The problem is what happens when broad daylight comes into the equation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You have to be very careful to get a really broad range of views. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The range that cats can hear is much broader than ours. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It has such a broad appeal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And when he came to the broad river, he took off his coat and swam. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Quarter the potatoes and carefully peel off the skin from the larger broad beans, then add all of the veg to the dressing. The Sun (2016)It will appeal to a broader audience. The Sun (2008)Which are the best broad beans for sowing in the autumn? Times, Sunday Times (2006)We sketch the broad outlines of the evolution of this system. Property and Prophets: The Evolution of Economic Institutions and Ideologies (1995)It was nice to have the broader range. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There is broad agreement as to why commodity prices are rising. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Remember this was all happening in broad daylight. The Sun (2007)Other industrial nations provide a much broader array of services. Sociology (1995)You could hope for something as broad as feeling happier in the future. EMOTIONAL ROLLERCOASTER: A Journey Through the Science of Feelings (2005)We are into education in the broadest sense. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We also moved on from the facts about specific cases to talk about broader issues of injustice. Christianity Today (2000)That is the broad river near its urban estuary. Times, Sunday Times (2008)On that disc the musical palette was broad and bold. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They have broad shoulders and wide chests, but no lumps on them. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But whether there are broad, structurally different stages is less clear. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)The League still enjoyed broad popular support. THE GUARDSMEN (2004)Broad and shallow, each was set above a charcoal fire in a pit. Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)Sometimes there were broad green bands, extremely bright though pale. Tuning the Rig: A Journey to the Arctic (1990)She is currently in a hospital setting in a high-risk delivery suite in a broad and wide range of skills. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was all delivered in a broad West Country accent. Seminary Boy (2006)
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Translations for 'broad'
British English: broad /brɔːd/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is broad is wide.
His shoulders were broad.
- American English: broad
- Arabic: واسِع
- Brazilian Portuguese: amplo
- Chinese: 宽阔的
- Croatian: širok
- Czech: široký
- Danish: bred
- Dutch: breed
- European Spanish: ancho amplio
- Finnish: leveä
- French: large
- German: breit
- Greek: πλατύς
- Italian: ampio
- Japanese: 広い
- Korean: 폭이 넓은
- Norwegian: bred
- Polish: obszerny
- European Portuguese: amplo
- Romanian: larg
- Russian: широкий
- Spanish: ancho
- Swedish: bred
- Thai: กว้าง
- Turkish: geniş yayvan
- Ukrainian: широкий
- Vietnamese: rộng
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