It's as broad as it is long definition, It's as broad as it is long meaning | English dictionary

It's as broad as it is long exp.
Used to express that it is impossible to decide between two options because they're equal
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exp.
it's ready!
or "dinner's ready!"; "lunch is ready!"; "breakfast's ready!"
n.
means a liquid is not clear: this tea's got bits in it, I don't like yogurt with bits in it
assez proche de l'idée de 'il y a à boire et à manger'
exp.
something is easy to do
exp.
When something is 'in the air', it means something exciting or significant is taking place or about to happen. Ex.: Spring is in the air - it's time for change!
n.
it's a unintended call which happens when the keys are not blocked in one's pocket
n.
management by walking/wandering around; it's a form of management based on frequent informal visits to the subordinates'work area and direct interaction with them
[Bus.]
n.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).
exp.
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
exp.
neighborhood considered dangerous, where it's not recommended to go, especially as an outsider
exp.
it's said when someone has done things in the wrong order
exp.
En cualquier momento, tendré pruebas para conformarlo.
exp.
means "that's just the way it is"
c'est comme ça, point barre
adj.
the decision is yours
exp.
It is healthy to laugh
[US]
n.
Something that as soon as it is done becomes decided upon to repeat the next year and years to come. Does not necessarily have to had been done previous years to be defined an instant tradition.
q.
This expression means it is better to let one's emotions out, rather than bottled up inside. It is also often said when someone has gas.
this is just something my grandmother would say in cajun french
exp.
When sth sounds too good to be true and not as good as it seems to be and you suspect that there is a hidden problem
adj.
when a shop is boarded up, it means it is no longer in business and that wooden planks have been nailed over its windows.
one in seven shops in the UK are boarded up
n.
abbr. The Persian Gulf (PG) is located in Western Asia between Iran (Persia) and the Arabian Peninsula. It is an extension of the Indian Ocean. Historically and internationally known as the Persian Gulf. The name Gulf of Iran (Persian Gulf) is used by the International Hydrographic Organization.
The Persian Gulf has many good fishing grounds, extensive coral reefs, and abundant pearl oysters.
v.
A culture of internet only jobs has coined the phrase Wirk. Wirk simply means Internet Work. Internet work is defined by job opportunities that did not exist before the rise of the internet and furthermore the work is likely to be carried out over the internet and payment received for work undertaken via the internet. Wirk describes both full time and part time internet work. Because of the nature of Wirk and the ability for anyone that has internet connection to earn money from Wirk, it is currently more likely to be a part time occupation than full time. Paid Online Questionnaires, Content Writing, Search Marketing are all examples of Wirk.
This is a term rising in popularity
n.
Persian Gulf is located in Western Asia between Iran (Persia) and the Arabian Peninsula. It is an extension of the Indian Ocean. Historically and internationally known as the Persian Gulf. The name Gulf of Iran (Persian Gulf) is used by the International Hydrographic Organization.
The Persian Gulf has many good fishing grounds, extensive coral reefs, and abundant pearl oysters. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persian_Gulf
n.
Something that you think is true because it is very likely
I had the presumption that my holiday is going to be great because I was planning to go back to Japan.
exp.
home is the best place to be no matter where it is
exp.
The actual say is: "You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar" This means that it is easier to persuade people if you use polite arguments and flattery than if you are confrontational.
n.
classical African concept, humanist phylosophy focusing on people`s interrelations. It is originary from Bantu languages.
"I am what I am because of who we all are" , "Live consciuosly" are sayings belonging to this phylosophy
n.
a strategy video game originary from Japan, published by Nintendo. Now it is very popular everywhere around the world.
The name Pokémo ncomes from the words Pocket Monsters
n.
when a person kills someone then takes their own life it is referred to as a murder suicide
n.
1. [Rel.] expression used to describe metaphorically a period of ignorance and spiritual crisis that precedes the communion with Divinity ; 2. in a larger meaning, it is used when refering to having a hard time, going through a phase of pessimism, sadness, failure etc.
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broad  


      adj  
1    having relatively great breadth or width  
2    of vast extent; spacious  
a broad plain     
3    postpositive   from one side to the other  
four miles broad     
4    of great scope or potential  
that invention had broad applications     
5    not detailed; general  
broad plans     
6    clear and open; full (esp. in the phrase broad daylight)  
7    obvious or plain  
broad hints     
8    liberal; tolerant  
a broad political stance     
9    widely spread; extensive  
broad support     
10    outspoken or bold  
a broad manner     
11    vulgar; coarse; indecent  
a broad joke     
12    unrestrained; free  
broad laughter     
13    (of a dialect or pronunciation) consisting of a large number of speech sounds characteristic of a particular geographical area  
a broad Yorkshire accent     
14      (Finance)   denoting an assessment of liquidity as including notes and coin in circulation with the public, banks' till money and balances, most private-sector bank deposits, and sterling bank-deposit certificates  
broad money         Compare       narrow       7  
15      (Phonetics)  
a    of or relating to a type of pronunciation transcription in which symbols correspond approximately to phonemes without taking account of allophonic variations  
b    broad a   the long vowel in English words such as father, half, as represented in the received pronunciation of Southern British English  
16    as broad as it is long   amounting to the same thing; without advantage either way  
      n  
17    the broad part of something  
18    Slang     (chiefly U.S. and Canadian)  
a    a girl or woman  
b    a prostitute  
19      (Brit)  
dialect   a river spreading over a lowland  
   See also       Broads  
20      (East Anglian)  
dialect   a shallow lake  
21    a wood-turning tool used for shaping the insides and bottoms of cylinders  
      adv  
22    widely or fully  
broad awake     
     (Old English brad; related to Old Norse breithr, Old Frisian bred, Old High German breit, Gothic braiths)  
  broadly      adv  
  broadness      n  


broad arrow  
      n  
1    a mark shaped like a broad arrowhead designating British government property and formerly used on prison clothing  
2    an arrow with a broad head  
broad bean  
      n  
1    an erect annual Eurasian bean plant, Vicia faba, cultivated for its large edible flattened seeds, used as a vegetable  
2    the seed of this plant,   (Also called)    horse bean  
Broad Church  
      n  
1    a party within the Church of England which favours a broad and liberal interpretation of Anglican formularies and rubrics and objects to positive definition in theology  
   Compare       High Church       Low Church  
2    usually not caps   a group or movement which embraces a wide and varied number of views, approaches, and opinions  
      adj  
  Broad-Church  
3    of or relating to this party in the Church of England  
broad gauge  
      n  
1    a railway track with a greater distance between the lines than the standard gauge of 56½ inches (about 1.44 metres) used now by most mainline railway systems  
      adj  
  broad-gauge  
2    of, relating to, or denoting a railway having this track  
broad jump  
      n      a U.S. and Canadian term for       long jump  
broad-leaved  
      adj   denoting trees other than conifers; having broad rather than needleshaped leaves  
broad-minded  
      adj  
1    tolerant of opposing viewpoints; not prejudiced; liberal  
2    not easily shocked by permissive sexual habits, pornography, etc  
  broad-mindedly      adv  
  broad-mindedness      n  
broad seal  
      n   the official seal of a nation and its government  
broad-spectrum  
      n   modifier   effective against a wide variety of diseases or microorganisms  
a broad-spectrum antibiotic     
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