Share this entry

statewide Syllabification: state·wide
Pronunciation: /ˈstātwīd/

Definition of statewide in English:

adjective& adverb

Extending throughout a particular US state: [as adjective]: a statewide health system [as adverb]: two stations will broadcast the final statewide
More example sentences
  • A statewide health campaign has movie theaters showing spots that promote fitness.
  • Florida Banks Inc. is a holding company for a statewide community banking system.
  • Mounting a statewide testing system is a task beyond the capacity of most state departments of education.

Words that rhyme with statewide

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, nationwide, 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, Strathclyde, stride, subdivide, subside, tide, tried, undyed, wall-eyed, wide, worldwide

Definition of statewide in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day doofus
Pronunciation: ˈduːfʌs
noun
a stupid person