Translation of "broad" - English-Spanish dictionary

broad

adjective uk /brɔːd/

B1 wide

ancho
broad shoulders

B1 including many different things

amplio
a broad range of subjects

(Translation of “broad” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

broad

adjective /broːd/

wide; great in size from side to side

ancho
a broad street.

from side to side

de ancho
The wooden table was two metres/meters broad.

general; not detailed

general
We discussed the plans in broad outline.
broaden verb

to make or become broad or broader

ensanchar
This is an opportunity for him to broaden his experience.
broadly adverb

generally

en general
Broadly speaking, I’d say your chances are poor.
broadband noun

(computing) a system of connecting computers to the Internet, which allows you to send or receive information very quickly

Ancho de Banda
high-speed broadband.

(physics) a system of sending radio signals that uses a wide range of frequencies to enable several messages to be sent at the same time.

Banda Ancha
broad daylight noun

full daylight

a plena luz del día
The robbery took place in broad daylight.
broad-minded adjective

ready to allow others to think or act as they choose without criticizing them

tolerante, de mente abierta
broad-minded parents.
broadside on

sideways

de costado
The ships collided broadside on.

(Translation of “broad” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)