Chiefly British. a newspaper printed on large paper, usually a respectable newspaper rather than a tabloid.
broadside (def 4).
The Rupert I Know Conrad Black December 16, 2008
Diaspora’s Splendor Jonathan Guyer August 29, 2012
The Right-Wing Op-Ed Insurgency Samuel P. Jacobs July 31, 2009
The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton Mrs. Russell Barrington
War and Peace Leo Tolstoy
Romance Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
Beatrice Boville and Other Stories Ouida
Chats on Old Earthenware Arthur Hayden
Caricature and Other Comic Art James Parton.
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads (Volume I of 5) Various
a newspaper having a large format, approximately 15 by 24 inches (38 by 61 centimetres) Compare tabloid
another word for broadside (sense 4)
Be able to accept considerable responsibility, as in With his broad shoulders, he can easily handle both departments. [ Second half of 1300s ]
the whole side of a ship above the water line, from the bow to the quarter. Navy. all the guns that can be fired from one side of a warship. a simultaneous discharge of all the guns on one side of a warship. any strong or comprehensive attack, as by criticism. Also called broadsheet. a […]
Pharmacology. noting an antibiotic effective against a wide range of organisms. having a wide range of uses. Contemporary Examples Anti-Fluoriders Are The OG Anti-Vaxxers Michael Schulson July 26, 2016 Historical Examples The Native Soil Alan Edward Nourse noun (modifier) effective against a wide variety of diseases or microorganisms: a broad-spectrum antibiotic
broad spectrum antibiotic