Wide in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Wide

Having a large physical extent from side to side. | Large in scope. | (sports) Operating at the side of the playing area.

Short Example Sentences for Wide

  • 1. The blue eyes were wide and admiring. 🔊
  • 2. Harding had had a wide stretch of country to cover. 🔊
  • 3. The wide waste abounds with all sorts of game. 🔊
  • 4. Truly, from thence the scene was wide and fair. 🔊
  • 5. Master flash in the pan, and wide of the mark! 🔊
  • 6. Do you go forward, Parmeno, and throw The door wide open. 🔊
  • 7. Richard's eyes were wide open now. 🔊
  • 8. I hadn't been far wide of the mark. 🔊
  • 9. Think of the great wide flowing river with its wharves and its boats. 🔊
  • 10. Gray cast a wide glance over the moonlit plains before he spoke. 🔊
  • 11. And the half-caste's eyes grew wide with wonder. 🔊
  • 12. The magneto-bell came into wide use with the spread of telephone service. 🔊
  • 13. What did it mean, what meaning had it in the great, wide world? 🔊
  • 14. Tom was a very wide awake wary man when engaged on any service. . . 🔊
  • 15. A breach so wide as gives me hopes To sep'rate them forever. 🔊

How to use Wide in Sentences?

  • 1. They had ridden far out of their way and had to make a wide circuit to get back. 🔊
  • 2. Most of the houses round the harbour were coffee houses, the doors of which were wide open. 🔊
  • 3. I got on board a vessel about making sail from the harbor, and abandoned myself to the wide world. 🔊
  • 4. A wide sky arched over them, in which the stars were shining with a soft yet brilliant splendour. 🔊
  • 5. He was alone in a wide forest, he said, when he perceived a rider approaching him. 🔊
  • 6. It was too wide to jump across, and here, as elsewhere, there was more water than usual. 🔊
  • 7. The heat was great, the air was still, all the long windows of the house stood wide open. 🔊
  • 8. The appropriator of the tale had a wide reputation in the West, and was exceedingly popular. 🔊
  • 9. But I never remember to have been otherwise than wide awake, nervously awake, wearily awake. 🔊
  • 10. It commanded a wide view of the Mediterranean, and the picturesque Ligurian coast. 🔊
  • 11. They wear monstrous large Trowsers, wide enough to make some People a whole Suit. 🔊
  • 12. In the dawn the wide level spaces of the wilderness resembled the pastures that had surrounded their hut. 🔊
  • 13. They had left the door of the room leading into the corridor wide open to allow a free current of air. 🔊
  • 14. The hero's exalted words rang far and wide through the forest like a peal of bells. 🔊
  • 15. It was getting dark now; the stars were coming out; the wide outlines of the pastures were growing indistinct. 🔊
  • 16. As he scrambled up the tree the vulture spread its wide wings, and sailed off screaming into the deep shadows of the forest. 🔊
  • 17. He had large ideas and a wide horizon; he shrank from the cheap and popular, from what the people like. 🔊
  • 18. And she went up the wide oak staircase, thinking of the man who lay dead in the room at the end of the passage. 🔊
  • 19. The ballad-mongers took a wide range in their writings, and almost every subject seems to have called for their rhymes. 🔊
  • 20. He had followed her into the wide hall while the Governor closed the door and stopped to take off his overcoat. 🔊