outspread

verb
out·​spread | \ ˌau̇t-ˈspred How to pronounce outspread (audio) \
outspread; outspreading

Definition of outspread

transitive verb

: to spread out

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Examples of outspread in a Sentence

when it outspread its wings, a pteranodon would have had a wingspan in excess of 20 feet

First Known Use of outspread

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of outspread was in the 14th century

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“Outspread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outspread. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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outspread

adjective
out·​spread | \ au̇t-ˈspred How to pronounce outspread (audio) \

Kids Definition of outspread

: spread out completely outspread wings

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