share/spread the wealth

idiom

Definition of share/spread the wealth

: to share one's money, goods, etc., with other people
  • If your garden is overflowing, be a good neighbor and spread the wealth.

Word by Word Definitions

share play
  1. : to partake of, use, experience, occupy, or enjoy with others

  2. : to have in common

  3. : to grant or give a share in

  1. : a portion belonging to, due to, or contributed by an individual or group

  2. : one's full or fair portion

  3. : the part allotted or belonging to one of a number owning together property or interest

  1. : plowshare

spread play
  1. : to open or expand over a larger area

  2. : to stretch out : extend

  3. : to distribute over an area

  1. : the act or process of spreading

  2. : extent of spreading

  3. : something spread out: such as

wealth play
  1. : weal, welfare

  2. : abundance of valuable material possessions or resources

  3. : abundant supply : profusion


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