Synonyms of broad in English:

broad

adjective

  • 1 they descended the broad flight of steps
    wide, large, big
    they descended the broad flight of steps
    [Antonyms] narrow
  • 2 the leaves are six inches long and two inches broad
    in breadth, in width, from side to side, wide, across, thick
    the leaves are six inches long and two inches broad
    [Antonyms] long
  • 8 a broad Somerset accent
    noticeable, strong, thick, heavy, pronounced
    a broad Somerset accent
    [Antonyms] slight
  • 9 he was attacked in broad daylight
    full, complete, total, clear, bright, plain, undiminished

noun

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  • North American informal the broads will go crazy about his looks See woman

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platy- related prefix, as in platypus , platyhelminth

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