adverb. ['ˈwaɪdli'] to or over a great extent or range; far.
Words that Rhyme with Widely
Example sentences of the word widely
This is likely the reason that celery is the most widely used plant for medicinal purposes.
Quotes containing the word widely
1. The story so far:In the beginning the Universe was created.This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.
- Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
2. Cathy was the first widely syndicated humor strip created by a woman. The strip was pretty revolutionary at the time not only because it starred a female, but also because it was so emotionally honest about all the conflicting feelings many women had in 1976.
- Cathy Guisewite
3. Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation, and conversation must have a common basis, and between two people of widely different culture the only common basis possible is the lowest level.
- Oscar Wilde