wide adjective translation to Portuguese: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "wide" - English-Portuguese dictionary

wide

adjective   /waɪd/
A2 measuring a long distance or longer than usual from one side to the other largo a wide road I have very wide feet.
five miles, three inches, etc. wide
B1 having a distance of five miles, three inches, etc. from one side to the other cinco milhas, três polegadas, etc. de largura The swimming pool is 15 feet wide.
a wide range, selection, etc.
B1 a lot of different types of thing uma vasta gama, seleção, etc. They sell a wide range of books and magazines.
give someone/something a wide berth
to avoid a person or place evitar alguém/algo I tend to give the city centre a wide berth on Saturdays because it’s so busy.
(Definition of wide adjective from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

galaxy

one of the independent groups of stars in the universe

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More