Meaning of BROAD in English
n. 25B6; adjective
a broad flight of steps : WIDE.
the leaves are two inches broad : WIDE, across, in breadth, in width.
a broad expanse of prairie : EXTENSIVE, vast, immense, great, spacious, expansive, sizeable, sweeping, rolling.
a broad range of opportunities : COMPREHENSIVE, inclusive, extensive, wide, all-embracing, eclectic, unlimited.
this report gives a broad outline : GENERAL, non-specific, unspecific, rough, approximate, basic; loose, vague.
a broad hint : OBVIOUS, unsubtle, explicit, direct, plain, clear, straightforward, bald, patent, transparent, undisguised, overt.
his broad humour has been toned down : INDECENT, coarse, indelicate, ribald, risqué, racy, rude, suggestive, naughty, off colour, earthy, smutty, dirty, filthy, vulgar; informal blue, near the knuckle.
a broad Somerset accent : PRONOUNCED, noticeable, strong, thick.
he was attacked in broad daylight : FULL, complete, total; clear, bright.
narrow, limited, detailed, subtle.
Concise Oxford thesaurus English vocabulary. Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка тезаурус. 2012