Definition of nationwide in English:

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nationwide

Pronunciation: /ˈnāSHənˌwīd/

adjective

Extending or reaching throughout the whole nation: a nationwide hunt
More example sentences
  • The children had not been seen for two days and had sparked a nationwide hunt.
  • Italy is the latest country to stage a nationwide protest against the euro.
  • He is currently doing a short tour of the country prior to the nationwide release of his first album.
Synonyms
national, countrywide, general, widespread, extensive

adverb

Throughout a whole nation: it employs 6,000 people nationwide

Words that rhyme with nationwide

abide, applied, aside, astride, backslide, beside, bestride, betide, bide, bride, chide, Clyde, cockeyed, coincide, collide, confide, cried, decide, divide, dried, elide, five-a-side, glide, guide, hide, hollow-eyed, I'd, implied, lied, misguide, nide, offside, onside, outride, outside, pan-fried, pied, pie-eyed, pitch-side, popeyed, pride, provide, ride, Said, shied, side, slide, sloe-eyed, snide, square-eyed, starry-eyed, statewide, Strathclyde, stride, subdivide, subside, tide, tried, undyed, wall-eyed, wide, worldwide

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Syllabification: na·tion·wide

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