Definition of 'wide'
Example sentences containing 'wide'
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Yet in the long run would a wider sense of mutual understanding make us safer? Times, Sunday Times (2017)That means you have space out wide and are able to get in more crosses. The Sun (2016)What stood out was from how far and wide they came. The Sun (2016)These men brought a wide variety of styles and philosophies. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Groups of two or three will have a much wider choice of properties. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In both cases the gap was wider than the previous year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The England ace is being used wide on the flanks but was taken off in three of his last four matches. The Sun (2016)His comrades cried as they formed the firing party and some shot wide. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The scope should be much wider than the one now being proposed. The Sun (2009)What it means is we do have competition in the wide areas. The Sun (2014)We have to use our two wide players and really have a go at them. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He needed to be able to run loose in fields and wide open spaces. Superdog! Action plans that work for a happy and well-behaved pet (1990)The street was only wide enough for one cart to go through. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)The prerequisite of social mobility is a wider spread of power. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She offered it about with a wide smile. Somewhere East of Life (1994)Good storage will help to let a flat much quicker and will appeal to a wider audience. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Their presence made a comparatively small club familiar to a far wide audience. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We do it to reach a wider audience. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There is a wide choice of engines as well. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He was staring wildly and his mouth hung wide open. Man of Honour (2007)But there is wide gap between gossip and action. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The rungs of the housing ladder are now much wider apart. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The same situation can cause people to experience stress in a wide variety of ways. Coping with Stress at Work (1988)Why is it so hard for them to slow down and allow a wider berth? The Sun (2007)These leave a long bed about eighteen feet wide on each side of the central pathway. The Education of a Gardener (1994)And they have these really wide roads that they could be using so much more. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Hazard waltzed past a couple of challenges on the edge of the penalty area and hit a terrific shot just wide. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Races up to 6f run on wide straight course. The Sun (2010)This one was too wide at the top, this one too pointy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This is a triumph for Durham and for English cricket in its widest application. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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