Translation of "broad" - English-Russian dictionary


adjective uk /brɔːd/ us

B1 wide

broad shoulders
a broad smile
a broad range/variety, etc

B1 a group that includes many different things or people

широкий выбор/широкое разнообразие и т. д.
a broad range of subjects
a broad outline/picture, etc

a general description, without detail

общее описание/общая картина и т. д.
This is just a broad outline of the proposal.

A broad accent (= way of speaking from a region) is very noticeable.

in broad daylight

during the day when it is light and people can see

средь бела дня
He was attacked in broad daylight.

(Translation of “broad” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)