broad-based

adjective

: involving or attracting many different types of people
a broad-based environmental movement

Examples of broad-based in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web However, management added that the growth in services was fairly broad-based across geographies and across all the services categories, with all-time revenue records for cloud, payments, video, and advertising and December quarter records for the App Store and for Apple Care. Caitlin Huston, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 Feb. 2024 DiCamillo noted that the initial support for the ballot measure was broad-based, though Republicans and conservatives were more divided. Taryn Luna, Los Angeles Times, 7 Nov. 2023 The downward moves were broad-based, with all 11 of the S&P 500's sectors recently lower and all three major indexes down nearly 1%. WSJ, 12 Oct. 2023 Stocks' gains were fairly broad-based, with 10 of the S&P 500's sectors in the green Friday. WSJ, 6 Oct. 2023 The increase in rejections was broad-based across age groups and highest among those with credit scores below 680. Michelle Singletary, Washington Post, 13 Sep. 2023 Countries that best facilitate responsible and broad-based AI adoption will see the greatest economic and job growth in the coming years. Victoria Espinel, Fortune, 11 Sep. 2023 Yellow’s closure and the Hollywood strikes both leave their mark The job gains seen in August were broad-based and occurred across most sectors, with some of the largest increases seen in health care, leisure and hospitality and construction. Alicia Wallace, CNN, 1 Sep. 2023 In Massachusetts, July’s job gains were broad-based. Robert Gavin, BostonGlobe.com, 18 Aug. 2023 See More

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“Broad-based.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/broad-based. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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