What does Breadth mean?

Definitions for Breadth
brɛdθ, brɛtθ, brɛθBreadth

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. breadth, comprehensiveness, largenessnoun

    the capacity to understand a broad range of topics

    "a teacher must have a breadth of knowledge of the subject"; "a man distinguished by the largeness and scope of his views"

  2. width, breadthnoun

    the extent of something from side to side

Wiktionary

  1. breadthnoun

    The extent or measure of how broad or wide something is.

  2. breadthnoun

    A piece of fabric of standard width.

  3. breadthnoun

    Scope or range, especially of knowledge or skill.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Breadthadjective

    distance from side to side of any surface or thing; measure across, or at right angles to the length; width

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Breadth

    bredth, n. extent from side to side: width: a style in painting in which details are strictly subordinated to the harmony of the whole composition.—adv. Breadth′ways, broadside on. [A.S. brǽdu; Ger. briete. See Broad.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. breadth

    The measure of a vessel from side to side in any particular place athwart-ships. (See STRAIGHT OF BREADTH, HEIGHT OF BREADTH, TOP-TIMBER BREADTH, &c.)--Breadth of beam, extreme breadth of a ship.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Breadth in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Breadth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Breadth in a Sentence

  1. John Vickers:

    So on current measures, we expect major UK banks to fund no less than 13.5 percent of risk weighted assets with Tier 1 equity, after a long march to build capital strength, UK banks are within a hair's breadth of that today. And the rewards of greater resilience are being reaped.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Privatization is prioritization, proliferation & promotion of social evils, mental torture/grills & political ills across the length, breadth & depth of organization, factory & mills.

  3. Phoenix Financial Kaufman:

    Market breadth, while it hasn't been wonderful, has been positive.

  4. Ashley Pittard:

    The LME business also has significant cost-saving opportunities and further potential to expand its commodity breadth of products, which combined should drive significant earnings growth over time, if management execute on these organic growth options.

  5. Rishi Khosla:

    It is notoriously hard to get information out of Chinese companies, which is why good research differentiates, in China, you don't have the breadth and depth of coverage you have in Europe and the U.S. The market is significantly more nascent.

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