statewide

adjective
state·​wide | \ ˈstāt-ˈwīd How to pronounce statewide (audio) \

Definition of statewide

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: affecting or extending throughout all parts of a state

statewide

adverb

Definition of statewide (Entry 2 of 2)

: throughout the state

Examples of statewide in a Sentence

Adjective a statewide survey of voters
Recent Examples on the Web: Adjective Before Ida, schools around Louisiana had been open despite widespread cases of covid-19, although under a statewide mask mandate for all indoor locations. Arkansas Online, 9 Sep. 2021 Prior to Ida, schools around Louisiana had been open despite widespread cases of COVID-19, although under a statewide mask mandate for all indoor locations. Kevin Mcgill And Melinda Deslatte, Anchorage Daily News, 9 Sep. 2021 The Senate also passed a bill Thursday that would ban any type of statewide mask mandate for Kentuckians from taking effect in the near future, leaving the decision to require masks up to local governments and businesses. Joe Sonka, The Courier-Journal, 9 Sep. 2021 Prior to Ida, schools around Louisiana had been open despite widespread cases of COVID-19, although under a statewide mask mandate for all indoor locations. BostonGlobe.com, 8 Sep. 2021 Prior to Ida, schools around Louisiana had been open despite widespread cases of COVID-19, although under a statewide mask mandate for all indoor locations. Kevin Mcgill And Melinda Deslatte, chicagotribune.com, 8 Sep. 2021 According to a statewide database, Randolph County schools will remain virtual until Sept. 16. Ruth Serven Smith | Rserven@al.com, al, 6 Sep. 2021 Two Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court judges doled out disparate sentences this week to women who stole public money in separate cases, reigniting calls to create a statewide sentencing database to ensure judges mete out fair punishments. Cory Shaffer, cleveland, 12 Aug. 2021 Voters are not removed from the statewide voter database. Hope Karnopp, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 29 July 2021 Recent Examples on the Web: Adverb People with covid-19 made up 43% of the patients in intensive care units statewide, down from 45% a day earlier. Andy Davis, Arkansas Online, 11 Sep. 2021 Charter schools became the bogeyman of the last open race for mayor, in 2013, when ideological camps were squaring off statewide. BostonGlobe.com, 11 Sep. 2021 Charleston: Some hospitals in rural parts of the state have reached their critical bed capacities as coronavirus cases and deaths continue to surge statewide, health officials said Wednesday. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 10 Sep. 2021 While test turnaround times have been rising for providers statewide in recent weeks, none have risen more than at TestUtah, which now is handling more tests than any provider except Intermountain Healthcare. Erin Alberty, The Salt Lake Tribune, 10 Sep. 2021 Ohio has continued to see a spike in coronavirus infections statewide, with the more contagious delta variant driving the surge. Alexis Oatman, cleveland, 9 Sep. 2021 The Florida Hospital Association reported 12,735 people hospitalized with the virus statewide, down from record highs of about 17,000. Stephen Hudak, orlandosentinel.com, 9 Sep. 2021 Democrats dominate politics in California and no Republican has won statewide since 2006. Adam Brewster, CBS News, 9 Sep. 2021 Find out which schools aren't participating statewide by going to www.coronavirus.in.gov/2393. Arika Herron, The Indianapolis Star, 9 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of statewide

Adjective

1848, in the meaning defined above

Adverb

1888, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of statewide was in 1848

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12 Sep 2021

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“Statewide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/statewide. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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statewide

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English Language Learners Definition of statewide

: including all parts of a U.S. state

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