widely (done)

Something that is "widely used" is used by a lot of people. Other phrases where "widely" is used as an adverb to describe a lot of people doing something include:

It's widely available. (A lot of people can get it.)

a widely accepted idea (Something that most people agree is true.)

He's widely known as (something)

a widely held belief (Something that a lot of people believe.)

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