The tangle of groups, funders, and leaders in the black anti-immigration effort—as in the broader movement—can be hard to follow.
Now that the shutdown has become a reality, Republicans will hear from a broader slice of the American people.
Indiana is a heartland, bell-weather state that generally reflects presidential outcomes and broader electoral trends.
She helped place this new generation of leaders in roles of significance in the White House and broader administration.
She taught little black boys to love themselves, and look beyond their own front porch to the hope of a broader horizon.
These will cut more rapidly than the broader ones but will not leave as smooth a finish.
Now, if my advice is of any use to you, take a broader view of history than you have done.
Apparently Judge Dunder had in this case resolved to wink a little at chicane and decide for justice in the broader sense.
The sergeant seemed to have grown bigger and broader than ever.
One who has chosen a broader field for the exercise of those great powers with which Nature endowed her than Brampton could give.
Old English brad "broad, flat, open, extended," from Proto-Germanic *braithaz (cf. Old Frisian bred, Old Norse breiðr, Dutch breed, German breit, Gothic brouþs), of unknown origin. Not found outside Germanic languages. No clear distinction in sense from wide. Related: Broadly. Broad-brim as a style of hat (1680s, broad-brimmed) in 18c.-19c. suggested "Quaker male" from their characteristic attire.
"woman," slang, 1911, perhaps suggestive of broad (adj.) hips, but it also might trace to American English abroadwife, word for a woman (often a slave) away from her husband. Earliest use of the slang word suggests immorality or coarse, low-class women. Because of this negative association, and the rise of women's athletics, the track and field broad jump was changed to the long jump c.1967.
[1910+; probably from the notion ''broad in the beam'']