Definition of 'width'
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There have long been restrictions on the width and length of cricket bats, but modern bats have grown exponentially, especially in the depth of the edges. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We have more width and the full backs play farther forward. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He provides width and can cut inside. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The length and width of the desks are the same. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Cut the tentacles into pieces the width of the mould. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You should land with your arms over your head and your feet more than hip width apart. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Pin and stitch one half width to outside edge of each full width with plain flat seams. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Again the width will be provided by the full backs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Peel the aubergines with a potato peeler to obtain ribbons of skin uniform in length and width. A Passion for Food (1989)Confidence is a far bigger prerequisite than the length or width of your legs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The match had begun at a furious pace with both sides looking to use the full width of the pitch. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There is a manned signal box at the crossing and the barriers cover the full width of the road when closed. The Sun (2010)They offered their team the pace and width that could prove crucial in the run-in. The Sun (2016)Again, we want our bedroom sprawling across the width of three windows. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They can't jam the whole width of it. BomberWe must use width, tempo and efficiency. The Sun (2006)The Italian club were bitterly disappointing in the first leg when they lacked pace and width. Times, Sunday Times (2011)No one told you what width pen to use -- you imposed your own barrier. Your One Week Way to Mind-Fitness (1994)Method two is to cast on with a full width of stitches and to continue with identical rows until the square is completed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The whole width of the house, reaching out as far as the old terrace and a chunk of the original lawn. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Instead, the designers claim will obey the limit because the road width has been reduced to leave vehicles only just enough room to squeeze past each other. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The pair had to track back to protect their full backs, provide the attacking width, and also cut inside to assist midfield. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'width'
British English: width /wɪdθ/ NOUN
The width of something is the distance that it measures from one side to the other.
Measure the full width of the window.
- American English: width
- Arabic: عُرْض
- Brazilian Portuguese: largura
- Chinese: 宽度
- Croatian: širina
- Czech: šířka
- Danish: bredde
- Dutch: breedte
- European Spanish: anchura
- Finnish: leveys
- French: largeur
- German: Breite
- Greek: πλάτος
- Italian: larghezza
- Japanese: 幅
- Korean: 폭
- Norwegian: bredde
- Polish: szerokość
- European Portuguese: largura
- Romanian: întindere
- Russian: ширина
- Spanish: anchura
- Swedish: bredd
- Thai: ความกว้าง
- Turkish: genişlik
- Ukrainian: ширина
- Vietnamese: chiều rộng
Definition of width from the Collins English Dictionary
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