wide englannista suomeksi
Having a large physical extent from side to side.
Large in scope.
Operating at the side of the playing area.
On one side or the other of the mark; too far sideways from the mark, the wicket, the batsman, etc.
- Surely he shoots wide on the Bow-Hand.
(RQ:Massinger The Old La)
- I was but two bows wide.
Made, as a vowel, with a less tense, and more open and relaxed, condition of the organs in the mouth.
*1748, (w), ''Clarissa'', Letter 81:
- Mr Hunt's house, you know, lies wide from Harlowe-place.
(RQ:Hammond Of Fundamental)
- the contrary being so wide from the truth of Scripture and the attributes of God
Far from truth, propriety, necessity, etc.
- It is far wide that the people have such judgments.
- How wide is all this long pretence!
''a wide character; a wide stream''
away from or to one side of a given goal
(quote-journal)'s pull-back found (w) but the Frenchman hooked wide from six yards.
So as to leave or have a great space between the sides; so as to form a large opening.