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  Words related to broad

Related / Similar Words: large-minded, liberal, tolerant, unsubtle, across-the-board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket(a), encompassing, panoptic, wide, unspecific, spacious

 

Definition:
  • slang term for a woman; "a broad is a woman who can throw a mean punch";
  • showing or characterized by broad-mindedness; "a broad political stance"; "generous and broad sympathies"; "a liberal newspaper"; "tolerant of his opponent''s opinions";
  • lacking subtlety; obvious; "gave us a broad hint that it was time to leave";
  • 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;
  • not detailed or specific; "a broad rule"; "the broad outlines of the plan"; "felt an unspecific dread";
  • (of speech) heavily and noticeably regional; "a broad southern accent";
  • very large in expanse or scope; "a broad lawn"; "the wide plains"; "a spacious view"; "spacious skies";
  • 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";

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    See Also: comprehensive, thick

     

    Attributes: width, breadth

     

    Anagrams: board, dobra

     

     
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