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broad
British English: /brɔːd/
American English: /brɔd/

Translation of broad in Arabic:

adjective/صفة

  • 1 (wide)
    (chest, back, valley)
    he has broad shoulders
    لَهُ مَنْكِبانِ عَريضانِ
    the river is at its broadest here
    يَبْلُغُ النَهْرُ أَقْصى اتِّساعِهِ هُنا
  • 2 (wide)
    (smile, grin)
    we were greeted with broad smiles
    حُيّينا بابْتِساماتٍ عَريضةٍ
  • 4
    (wide-ranging) (range, support, choice)
    the choice is fairly broad
    الاخْتِيارُ واسِعٌ إلى حَدٍّ كَبيرٍ
  • 6 (not subtle) See examples: to drop a broad hint
    لَمَّحَ تَلْميحاً واضِحاً

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