di·​spread di-ˈspred How to pronounce dispread (audio)
dispreaded; dispreading; dispreads

transitive verb

: to spread abroad or out

Word History

First Known Use

1590, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dispread was in 1590

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“Dispread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dispread. Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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