Width meaning

wĭdth, wĭth, wĭtth
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The measurement of the extent of something from side to side.
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The fact, quality, or condition of being wide; wideness.
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The size of something in terms of how wide it is; distance from side to side.
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The state of being wide.
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A piece of something of a certain width.

Two widths of cloth.

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The measurement of the extent of something from side to side.
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A piece of material measured along its smaller dimension, especially fabric.
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(cricket) The horizontal distance between a batsman and the ball as it passes him.
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A piece of material measured along its smaller dimension or its crosswise grain, especially a piece of fabric measured from selvage to selvage.
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(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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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.

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The state, quality, or fact of being wide.
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Origin of width

  • wide –th

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • wide +"Ž -th

    From Wiktionary