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widely

wide·ly

widely

 
 
pronunciation:
waId li
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: in a wide manner; to a wide degree or extent.
definition 2: over a wide space or region.
Our products are widely advertised.
similar words:
far and wide
definition 3: among many people.
His heroics are widely recognized.
similar words:
well
definition 4: to a great degree; by a large amount.
Those two hold widely different views on the subject.