spread out

Definition of spread out

  1. 1 :  to open, arrange, or place (something) over a large area He spread out the map on the table. He spread the cards out on the table. The cards were spread out across the table.

  2. 2 :  to be open, arranged, or extended over a large area The city is spread out over a wide area.

  3. 3 :  to move (parts of the body) outward or away from each other Spread your arms out. There's no room on the couch to spread yourself out.

  4. 4 :  to divide up (something) over a period of time or among members of a group They spread the work out among the committee members. The course is spread out over two semesters.

  5. 5 :  to move apart from the other members of a group especially to search an area The police spread out to search the area faster.

Word by Word Definitions

spreadplay
  1. :  to open or expand over a larger area

    :  to stretch out :  extend

    :  to distribute over an area

  1. :  the act or process of spreading

    :  extent of spreading

    :  something spread out: such as

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball


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