wide

(from the article `cricket`) ...without being touched by the bat and the batsmen are able to make good a run); (2) leg byes (when in similar circumstances the ball has touched ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/w/35

wide

[adj] - great in degree 2. [adj] - having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other 3. [adj] - having ample fabric 4. [adj] - not on target 5. [adv] - to the fullest extent possible 6. [adv] - far from the intended target 7. [adv] - with or by a broad space 8. [adv] - to or over a great extent or rang...
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=wide

Wide

• (a.) Having or showing a wide difference between the highest and lowest price, amount of supply, etc.; as, a wide opening; wide prices, where the prices bid and asked differ by several points. • (adv.) So as to be or strike far from, or on one side of, an object or purpose; aside; astray. • (adv.) To a distance; far; widely; to a g...
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/wide/

wide

wide of the mark adjective not on target; `the kick was wide`; `the arrow was wide of the mark`; `a claim that was wide of the truth`
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=wide

Wide

[cricket] In the sport of cricket, a wide is one of two things: A wide does not count as one of the six balls in an over and it does not count as a ball faced by the batsman. When a wide is bowled, one run is added to the runs scored off that ball, and is scored as extras and are added to the team`s total, but are not added to any batsman`s...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wide_(cricket)

Wide

Wide (wīd) adjective [ Compar. Wider (-ẽr); superl. Widest .] [ Middle English wid , wyde , Anglo-Saxon wīd ; akin to OFries. & Old Saxon wīd , Dutch wijd , German weit
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/37

Wide

Wide adjective (Stock Exchanges) Having or showing a wide difference between the highest and lowest price, amount of supply, etc.; as, a wide opening; wide prices, where the prices bid and asked differ by several points.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/37

Wide

Wide adverb [ As. wīde .] 1. To a distance; far; widely; to a great distance or extent; as, his fame was spread wide . « [ I] went wyde in this world, wonders to hear.» Piers Plowman. 2. So as to leave or have a great space between the...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/37

Wide

Wide noun 1. That which is wide; wide space; width; extent. 'The waste wide of that abyss.' Tennyson. 2. That which goes wide, or to one side of the mark.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/W/37

Wide

A ball that passes so far from the batsman that he cannot hit it, something that few umpires at club level seem competent to judge once, let alone to judge consistently. The batsman can be out to a wide in any way that is physically possible, given that the ball may not, by definition, pass within reach of the wicket or his bat. A wide counts one r...
Found on http://www.wandererscricket.com/glossary.html

Wide

a delivery that passes illegally wide of the wicket, scoring an extra for the batting side. A wide does not count as one of the six valid deliveries that must be made in each over - an extra ball must be bowled for each wide.
Found on http://cricker.com/glossary/

Wide

A delivery that pitches too far away from the batsman and so proves impossible to score off. The umpire will single this by stretching his arms out horizontally, an extra will be added to the total and the ball will be bowled again
Found on http://www.espncricinfo.com/ci/content/story/239756.html

Wide

A Short focal length lens which takes in a greater angle of view than a standard lens. Depth of field increases as focal length decreases. (see Focal length , Tele & Standard lens)
Found on http://www.peterashbyhayter.co.uk/glossaryT-Z.html

Wide

When the ball passes over the end line having last been touched by a player on the attacking side. The defending side is awarded a kickout (football) or puckout (hurling).
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_Gaelic_games_terms

Wide

Wide is British slang for unscrupulous and astute.
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZW.HTM
No exact match found