Width is defined as the quality of being wide, or the measurement of distance from side to side.
An example of width is a 36" measurement for a table's wideness.
- the fact, quality, or condition of being wide; wideness
- the size of something in terms of how wide it is; distance from side to side
- a piece of something of a certain width: two widths of cloth
Origin of widthfrom wide, by analogy with length, breadth
- The state, quality, or fact of being wide.
- Abbr. w The measurement of the extent of something from side to side.
- A piece of material measured along its smaller dimension or its crosswise grain, especially a piece of fabric measured from selvage to selvage.
Origin of widthwide -th 2
- The state of being wide.
- The measurement of the extent of something from side to side.
- A piece of material measured along its smaller dimension, especially fabric.
- (cricket) The horizontal distance between a batsman and the ball as it passes him.
- (sports) The use of all the width of the pitch, from one side to the other.
- Manchester United like to play with width.
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