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width

 
 
pronunciation:
wItth [or] wIth
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part of speech: noun
definition: the length of something from one side to the other.
I need a bookshelf with a width of four feet.
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The word width contains the following part:
-th2 Old English noun-forming suffix that means the act or state of
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The suffix -th2 attaches to English adjectives to form nouns (e.g., "warmth " from "warm" and "depth " from "deep"), and to English verb roots to form nouns (e.g., "birth " from "bear" and "stealth" from "steal").