wide-ranging

adjective
wide-rang·​ing | \ ˈwīd-ˌrān-jiŋ How to pronounce wide-ranging (audio) \

Definition of wide-ranging

: extensive in scope : comprehensive wide-ranging interests

First Known Use of wide-ranging

1707, in the meaning defined above

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“Wide-ranging.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wide-ranging. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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wide-ranging

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of wide-ranging

: including many different ideas, actions, or things

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