wide·​out ˈwīd-ˌau̇t How to pronounce wideout (audio)

Examples of wideout in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Franklin’s yards-after-catch ability and second-year wideout Marvin Mims Jr. as a deep-ball threat could provide more opportunities for the eye-popping plays for the foreseeable future. Ryan McFadden, The Denver Post, 19 May 2024 Chiefs general manager Brett Veach raved about Worthy’s intelligence after the Chiefs drafted him two weeks ago, and simply understanding assignment and alignment — at more than one receiver spot — could make for a quicker transition with the Chiefs than some past wideouts have had. Jesse Newell, Kansas City Star, 8 May 2024 Among the wideouts, holdovers Bryce Stephens, Isaiah Sategna, Jaedon Wilson and Sam Mbake need to impress early in camp, along with transfers Andrew Armstrong, Isaac TeSlaa and Tyrone Broden. Tom Murphy, Arkansas Online, 4 Aug. 2023 Promising young wideouts like Omar Cooper and Kamryn Perry are back. Zach Osterman, The Indianapolis Star, 30 Jan. 2024 See all Example Sentences for wideout 

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Word History

First Known Use

1967, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of wideout was in 1967

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“Wideout.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wideout. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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