broad as a barn door

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(as) broad as a barn door

Very wide. Your mattress is as broad as a barn door—there's no way you'll fit it in that room! A: "But I don't want to pay for delivery." B: "Well, that couch is about as broad as a barn door—how do you expect to fit it in your car?" Because the table's broad as a barn door, we had to take the legs off to finally get it inside the house.
See also: barn, broad, door
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*broad as a barn door

very broad or wide. (*Also: as ~.) Jim's backside is as broad as a barn door. The weight lifter's chest is broad as a barn door.
See also: barn, broad, door
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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