Definitions For Wide


  • Not on target
  • Having ample fabric
  • Broad in scope or content
  • Very large in expanse or scope
  • (used of eyes) fully open or extended


  • Having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other
  • Great in degree


  • To or over a great extent or range; far
  • With or by a broad space
  • Far from the intended target
  • To the fullest extent possible


  • At a great distance
  • To the side of something by a large distance
  • To the fullest extent : as fully as possible

Is Wide a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Wide is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Wide in a Sentence

  • The widest part of the river
  • The desk is three feet wide.
  • How wide is the doorway?
  • The poles were placed wide apart.
  • He opened his eyes wide.
  • They spread the map out wide.

Synonyms for Wide

Antonyms for Wide

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