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The door opened wide and people came streaming out.
Stand with your legs wide apart, then touch the floor.
He was now wide awake and sitting up in bed.
The news spread far and wide.
Gonzalez should have scored, but he shot the ball wide.
He stepped forward and pushed the door wide open.
Politicians claim that the country is wide open to terrorist attack.
The region offers wide open spaces and no crowds.
With the championship wide open, this weekend's matches are crucial.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
a group of tourists, travelling by coach
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of wide from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.