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I'm looking for a single word that explains how broad or widespread something can be. Since "broadity" or "widespreadity" aren't real words, are there any viable alternatives?

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the -ness suffix is productive with broad and widespread... –  Hellion Mar 28 '13 at 20:54
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Would "breadth" work for you? –  Kristina Lopez Mar 28 '13 at 20:58
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Yup, that's exactly what I'm looking for. I answered my own question about 10 seconds before you posted this :) –  Gigazelle Mar 28 '13 at 21:00
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what are you asking?? broadity widepreadity ??? If some thing is very big just use "broad" for ex- "broad-minded" or "giant" for ex. "the giant" or "great" for ex. "the great escape". –  Raghav Mar 28 '13 at 21:43

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"Breadth" is actually the word I'm looking for.

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Doesn't spread convey the sense better? –  Edwin Ashworth Mar 28 '13 at 22:52

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