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English definition of “wide”

wide

adjective (AMOUNT)    /waɪd/
B1 describes something that includes a large amount or many different types of thing, or that covers a large range or area : They sell a wide range of skin-care products . She has a wide experience of teaching , in many different schools . The Green Party no longer enjoys wide support (= the support of many people ).Measurements in general Grammar:MeasurementsGrammar:Area: length, width, depth and heightWe use the nouns length, width, depth and height and the adjectives long, wide, deep and high to talk about area and size:Grammar:Weight and volumeWe use the verb weigh to measure weight:Grammar:Frequency, speed, timeWe use many different expressions to describe frequency, speed and time. Here are some of them:
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