Word:

Broad

Pronunciation: brạd
a.1.Wide; extend in breadth, or from side to side; - opposed to narrow; as, a broad street, a broad table; an inch broad.
2.Extending far and wide; extensive; vast; as, the broad expanse of ocean.
3.Extended, in the sense of diffused; open; clear; full.
4.Fig.: Having a large measure of any thing or quality; not limited; not restrained; - applied to any subject, and retaining the literal idea more or less clearly, the precise meaning depending largely on the substantive.
A broad mixture of falsehood.
- Locke.
5.Comprehensive; liberal; enlarged.
The words in the Constitution are broad enough to include the case.
- D. Daggett.
In a broad, statesmanlike, and masterly way.
- E. Everett.
6.Plain; evident; as, a broad hint.
7.Free; unrestrained; unconfined.
As broad and general as the casing air.
- Shak.
8.(Fine Arts) Characterized by breadth. See Breadth.
9.Cross; coarse; indelicate; as, a broad compliment; a broad joke; broad humor.
10.Strongly marked; as, a broad Scotch accent.
Broad acres
See under Acre.
Broad arrow
originally a pheon. See Pheon, and Broad arrow under Arrow.
As broad as long
having the length equal to the breadth; hence, the same one way as another; coming to the same result by different ways or processes.
It is as broad as long, whether they rise to others, or bring others down to them.
- L'Estrange.
Broad pennant
See under Pennant.
n.1.The broad part of anything; as, the broad of an oar.
2.The spread of a river into a sheet of water; a flooded fen.
3.A lathe tool for turning down the insides and bottoms of cylinders.
4.A woman, especially one who is sexually promiscuous; - usually considered offensive.
Noun1.broad - slang term for a woman; "a broad is a woman who can throw a mean punch"
Adj.1.broad - having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other; "wide roads"; "a wide necktie"; "wide margins"; "three feet wide"; "a river two miles broad"; "broad shoulders"; "a broad river"
Synonyms: wide
2.broad - broad in scope or content; "across-the-board pay increases"; "an all-embracing definition"; "blanket sanctions against human-rights violators"; "an invention with broad applications"; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner; "granted him wide powers"
3.broad - not detailed or specific; "a broad rule"; "the broad outlines of the plan"; "felt an unspecific dread"
Synonyms: unspecific
4.broad - lacking subtlety; obvious; "gave us a broad hint that it was time to leave"
Synonyms: unsubtle
5.broad - being at a peak or culminating point; "broad day"; "full summer"; "high noon"
Synonyms: full
6.broad - very large in expanse or scope; "a broad lawn"; "the wide plains"; "a spacious view"; "spacious skies"
Synonyms: spacious, wide
7.broad - (of speech) heavily and noticeably regional; "a broad southern accent"
8.broad - showing or characterized by broad-mindedness; "a broad political stance"; "generous and broad sympathies"; "a liberal newspaper"; "tolerant of his opponent's opinions"
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Browse
brittle maidenhair
brittle maidenhair fern
Brittle silver ore
Brittle star
brittle willow
brittle-star
brittlebush
Brittlely
Brittleness
Britzska
Brix scale
Brize
Brno
Broach
broached
Broacher
-- Broad --
Broad acres
broad arrow
broad bean
broad beech fern
broad buckler-fern
Broad Church
Broad gauge
broad hatchet
broad interpretation
broad jump
broad leaved centaury
broad leaved goldenrod
Broad pennant
Broad seal
broad-bean
broad-bean plant
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