Meaning of widely
Pronunciation: (wīd'lē), [key]
- to a wide extent.
- over a wide space or area: a widely distributed plant.
- by or among a large number of persons: a widely known artist.
- in many or various subjects, cases, etc.: to be widely read.
- greatly, very much, or very: widely differing accounts of an event.
- widely (Thesaurus)