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wide

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adverb
noun
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adjective
1 adjective large distance from one side to anotherleathan adj1  c m ufairsing adj1  c m uthey built wide roads thóg siad bóithre leathanaI was amazed at how wide the valley was bhí ionadh orm faoi cé chomh fairsing is a bhí an gleann 2 adjective very large they had a wide view of the mountains bhí radharc fairsing acu ar na sléibhte, bhí radharc iomlán acu ar na sléibhtethe play drew in people from a wide area tháinig daoine i bhfad is i ngearr chuig an dráma, tháinig daoine ó chian is ó chóngar chuig an drámathey searched the wide ocean for debris from the plane chuardaigh siad an fharraige mhór le teacht ar smionagar an eitleáin, chuardaigh siad smionagar an eitleáin sa mhuir bhraonach she was sent into the big wide world cuireadh amach sa domhan mór íit's the best shop in the whole wide world is é an siopa is fearr ar dhroim an domhain éyou're my best friend in the whole wide world is tusa an cara is fearr atá agam sa saol
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3 adjective how much sth measures from one side to anotherleathan adj1  c m uhow wide is the door? cé chomh leathan agus atá an doras?, cén leithead atá sa doras?it's not wide enough níl sé leathan go leor, níl sé sách leathanit's wider at the top tá sé níos leithne ag an mbarr, tá sé níos leithne as a bharrit's 3 meters wide tá sé trí mhéadar ar leithead 4 adjective including large diversitythere's wide interest in the story tá a lán spéise ag daoine sa scéal, tá an-spéis ag daoine sa scéal, tá spéis fhorleathan ag daoine sa scéala wide range of subjects were discussed pléadh réimse leathan ábhara wide range of writers took part in the workshop ghlac réimse leathan scríbhneoirí páirt sa cheardlann, ghlac mórchuid scríbhneoirí éagsúla páirt sa cheardlannhe has a wide experience of radio tá go leor taithí aige ar an raidió, tá an-chuid taithí aige ar an raidió, tá taithí fhairsing aige ar an raidióthey have a wide network of engineers tá gréasán leathan innealtóirí acuit didn't appeal to the wide public ní raibh spéis ag an bpobal mór ann 5 adjective general rather than specificwhat's the wider view? cad é an tuairim fhorleathan?, cad é tuairim na coitiantachta?you have to look at the wider issue caithfidh tú breathnú ar an gceist mhór, caithfidh tú breathnú ar an gceist go ginearáltahe's interested in education in the widest sense tá spéis aige san oideachas sa chiall is leithne den fhocalthe wider community agreed with the strike d'aontaigh an pobal i gcoitinne leis an stailc 6 adjective very bigmór adj1  c m uthere's a wide gap between them tá bearna mhór eatarthuthey beat them by a wide margin bhuaigh siad go héasca orthu, bhuail siad iad go furasta, bhí bua éasca acu orthu 7 adjective of eyesmór adj1  c m ushe had wide blue eyes bhí súile móra gorma aicithey stared at me with wide eyes stán siad orm agus a dhá súil ar leathadh, stán siad orm agus a dhá súil oscailte acu 8 adjective of smile mór adj1  c m ushe always has a wide smile bíonn meangadh mór gáire uirthi i gcónaí, bíonn meangadh mór ar a béal i gcónaíhis smile broke into a wide grin leath meangadh mór gáire ar a aghaidh 9 adjective SPOR inaccurateamú  c m uar fóraoil  c m uar strae  c m uar seachrán  c m uthe ball was wide cuireadh an liathróid ar fóraoil, cuireadh an liathróid amúit was just wide of the left post chuaigh sé ar éigean taobh amuigh den chuaille clé 10 adjective especially SPOR of lateral positionar an gcliathánhe was positioned wide for most of the match chaith sé an chuid is mó den chluiche ar an gcliathán
adverb
11 adverb of smilemór  c m uhe made me smile even wider chuir sé meangadh níos mó fós ar mo bhéal, bhain sé meangadh níos mó fós asamshe grinned as wide as a cave bhí meangadh uirthi ó chluas go cluas 12 adverb very far or furthest extentleata  c m uar leathadh  c m uthe windows were open wide bhí na fuinneoga ar leathadh, bhí na fuinneoga leata, bhí na fuinneoga oscailte amach ar fadshe opened her mouth wide bhí a béal ar leathadh aici 'Open wide!' said the dentist 'Oscail do bhéal!' a dúirt an fiaclóir, 'Oscail amach é!' a dúirt an fiaclóir 13 adverb especially SPOR ball failing to hit markar fóraoil  c m uamú  c m uar bóiléagar  c m uhe put his effort just wide chuir sé a iarracht oiread na fríde ar fóraoil, chuir sé a iarracht oiread na fríde ar strae 14 adverb especially SPOR of lateral positionar an gcliathánhe switched out wide for the second half chuaigh sé ar an gcliathán don dara leath
noun
15 noun SPOR in cricketliathróid fhánach  c m uliathróid ar fóraoil
phrases

wide apart

1 adjective very far from sth elsei bhfad ó chéilethe trees are wide apart tá na crainn i bhfad ó chéile 2 adjective very far from agreementi bhfad ó chéilethe two sides are wide apart on the issue tá an dá thaobh i bhfad ó chéile maidir leis an gceist, tá an-deighilt idir an dá thaobh maidir leis an gceist

wide of the mark

1 wrong about sthi bhfad as marci bhfad ón spriocI think you're wide of the mark there sílim go bhfuil tú i bhfad as marc ansin, sílim go bhfuil an-dul amú ort ansin 2 SPOR inaccuratear fóraoilar seachránthe ball was well wide of the mark bhí an liathróid ar fóraoil go mór, bhí an liathróid go mór ar seachrán 3 unsuccessfulthe comedian was wide of the mark with his jokes last night níor éirigh leis an bhfear grinn lena chuid jócanna aréir, níor oibrigh jócanna an fhir ghrinn aréir 4 MIL of bomb etci bhfad ón spriocthe bullet went wide of the mark d'imigh an piléar i bhfad ón sprioc

wide open

1 fully openar leathadhoscailte amachthe door was wide open bhí an doras ar leathadh, bhí an doras oscailte amach ar fad 2 very openthe championship is wide open this year tá an chraobh thar a bheith oscailte i mbliana 3 large in extenthe's used to wide open spaces tá cleachtadh aige ar an bhfairsinge 4 vulnerable to criticismyour job leaves you wide open níl aon chosaint agat sa phost atá agatthe system is wide open to abuse is furasta mí-úsáid a bhaint as an gcóras

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