1. [ noun ] a wide scope
Synonyms: sweep

"the sweep of the plains"

Related terms: scope sweep
2. [ noun ] the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary
Synonyms: area surface_area

"the area of a rectangle" "it was about 500 square feet in area"

Related terms: extent acreage space space erasure balk footprint
3. [ noun ] a wide and open space or area as of surface or land or sky
Synonyms: extent
Related terms: object entity sheet stretch
Similar spelling:   expansive