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suff.
Extending or effective throughout a specified area or region: statewide.

[From wide.]

wide

(waɪd)

adj. wid•er, wid•est,
adv. adj.
1. of great extent from side to side; broad: a wide street.
2. having a specified extent from side to side: three feet wide.
3. vast; spacious: the wide plains.
4. of great range or scope: a person of wide experience.
5. expanded; distended: to stare with wide eyes.
6. apart or remote from a specified objective: wide of the truth.
7. too far to one side: a shot wide of the mark.
8. Baseball. outside (def. 14).
9. full or roomy, as clothing: wide, flowing robes.
10. (of a speech sound) lax (def. 7).
adv.
11. to the utmost, or fully: to be wide awake.
12. away from a point or mark; astray: The shot went wide.
13. over an extensive area.
14. to a great extent from side to side: The river runs wide here.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English wīd, c. Old Frisian, Old Saxon wīd, Old High German wīt, Old Norse vīthr]
wide′ness, n.

-wide

a combining form of wide, forming from nouns adjectives with the sense “extending or applying throughout a given space,” as specified by the noun: communitywide; countrywide; worldwide.
Translations

-wide

[waɪd] ADJ, ADV (ending in compounds) a Community-wide ballotuna votación a escala comunitaria
see also countrywide, nationwide

-wide

[-ˈwaɪd] suffix
Europe-wide → transeuropéen(ne)
country-wide → dans l'ensemble du payswide-angle lens [ˈwaɪdæŋgəl] ngrand-angle mwide area network nréseau m étendu, réseau m WANwide awake adjcomplètement éveillé(e)wide boy n (mainly British)mauvais garçon m friqué wide-eyed [ˌwaɪdˈaɪd] adj
(= with eyes open wide) → aux yeux écarquillés
He was wide-eyed with astonishment → Il avait les yeux écarquillés de surprise.
(= naive) → naïf/ïve
wide-eyed innocence → candeur f

-wide

adj sufin dem/der gesamten; (country-wide etc) → -weit; Europe-wideeuropaweit; a company-wide pay increaseeine Gehaltserhöhung für die ganze Firma