wider

See also: wider-

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AdjectiveEdit

wider

  1. comparative form of wide: more wide

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old High German widar.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

wider + accusative

  1. against

Usage notesEdit

wider is old-fashioned and is commonly found in set legacy phrases and old texts. Modern German is more partial to the use of gegen.

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Last modified on 20 August 2013, at 12:08