Origin of width
Examples from the Web for width
Contemporary Examples of width
Each side of the triangle will measure five miles in width, a foot in depth, and nearly 307 miles in length.The 2013 Novel of the Year Is…
December 30, 2013
Two thick palm trunks lie across its width and its concrete block walls have tumbled to the ground.Typhoon Haiyan: The Philippine Village that Lost Its Men
November 17, 2013
The grander the occasion, the larger the width of the hoop petticoat.In Paris, a Historical Look at Lingerie at Musée des Arts Décoratifs
July 5, 2013
The width of the surrounding streets allows the Barclays Center to stand in relief as the alien presence it is.The 6 Best Quotes About the Barclays Center
May 16, 2013
The Qattara Depression in Egypt extends to 440 feet below sea level, and a length of 186 miles (with a width of 95 miles).The Science of Sinkholes: What You Should Know
March 2, 2013
Historical Examples of width
They were on the bank of a stream of some width, and apparently a deep and rapid one.Harriet, The Moses of Her People
Sarah H. Bradford
But I wuzn't moved by 'em so much as the width of a horse hair.Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 2.
Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
Therefore the line was cut out clear for a width of twenty feet.The Forest
Stewart Edward White
If intended for passages, the width must be directed when they are sent to the manufactory, as they are cut before painting.
The width which in most cases it will be best to give it, is one-third of the width of the opening of the fire-place in front.