WIDESPREAD's Sentences and Contexts

Learn WIDESPREAD from sentences of classic books. The app collects 10,000 middle or hard words; input your word, you not only get its meaning and example, but also have sentences and their contexts from classic literatures.

 Sentences of widespread
Definition:
a. spread or scattered over a considerable extent; occurring or accepted widely
Example:
The most pure form of pay for performance, executive stock options, resulted in widespread cheating over a decade.
Sentence in Classic:
Worn and exhausted, he leaned upon his rifle and shook his gaunt hand fiercely at the silent widespread city beneath him.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
It is perhaps as well that the facts should now come to light, for I have reasons to know that there are widespread rumours as to the death of Dr.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The avenue ran through a noble park, between lines of ancient elms, and ended in a low, widespread house, pillared in front after the fashion of Palladio.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Now that the terrible din of the guns had ceased a hush seemed to reign over the town, broken only by the rustle of footsteps, the moaning, the distant cries, and the crackle of fires which seemed widespread everywhere.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
We left her standing upon the thin peninsula of firm, peaty soil which tapered out into the widespread bog.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle Context
And one of the chief, outside the carelessness of the nation in letting the slave start with nothing, is the widespread opinion among the merchants and employers of the Black Belt that only by the slavery of debt can the Negro be kept at work.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
The papers, North and South, had taken up the discussion of my coming speech, and as the time for it drew near this discussion became more and more widespread.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington Context