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wide
British English: /wʌɪd/
American English: /waɪd/

Translation of wide in Italian:

adjective

  • 1 (broad)
    (river, opening, mouth)
    largo
    (margin)
    ampio
    how wide is your garden?
    quanto è largo il tuo giardino?
    it's 30 cm wide
    è largo 30 cm
    the river is 1 km across at its widest
    il fiume raggiunge la larghezza massima di 1 km
    they're making the street wider
    stanno allargando la strada
    her eyes were wide with fear
    aveva gli occhi spalancati per la paura
  • 2 (immense)
    (ocean, desert, sky)
    immenso, vasto
    he had no-one to talk to in the whole wide world
    non aveva nessuno al mondo con cui parlare
  • 4 (Sport) (in cricket)
    (ball, shot)
    fuori misura
  • 5
    also: -wide in composti
    a country-wide search
    una ricerca condotta a livello nazionale o in tutto il paese
    a nation-wide survey
    un'indagine su scala nazionale

adverb

  • to open one's eyes wide his eyes are (set) wide apart
    ha gli occhi molto distanti
    open wide!
    apri bene!
    to be wide of the mark
    (ball, dart)
    non andare a segno o mancare il bersaglio
    [figurative] (guess)
    essere completamente sballato

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