BROAD's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of broad
Definition:
a. wide in extent or scope
Example:
A broad, five-yard-wide road leads to the tomb entrance, which is guarded by two headless sphinxes.
Sentence in Classic:
There was a road over a heath with grass at the side and little bushes: and Peter Parley had a broad hat like a protestant minister and a big stick and he was walking fast along the road to Greece and Rome.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
She had broad nostrils, a straggling mouth which lay open in a contented leer, and two projecting front teeth.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
The prayer finished, they resumed their seat in the shadow of the boulder until the child fell asleep, nestling upon the broad breast of her protector.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
His broad black hat, his baggy trousers, his white tie, his sympathetic smile, and general look of peering and benevolent curiosity were such as Mr.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Holmes and I walked along the broad, sandy road inhaling the fresh morning air and rejoicing in the music of the birds and the fresh breath of the spring.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
About broad day in the morning the king and the duke come up in the garret and woke me up, and I see by their look that there was trouble.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
Huck found a spring of clear cold water close by, and the boys made cups of broad oak or hickory leaves, and felt that water, sweetened with such a wildwood charm as that, would be a good enough substitute for coffee.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
It was a huge desolate plain; some wild bushes stood up here and there, while across the field flowed a broad canal or river.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
As he approached her, his beautiful eyes shone with a specially tender light, and with a faint, happy, and modestly triumphant smile (so it seemed to Levin), bowing carefully and respectfully over her, he held out his small broad hand to her.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The priest waited a few seconds to see if he would not say more, and closing his eyes he said quickly, with a broad, Vladimirsky accent:.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Stout, about the average height, broad, with huge red hands; he did not know, as the saying is, how to enter a drawing room and still less how to leave one; that is, how to say something particularly agreeable before going away.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context