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  Words related to spread out

Related / Similar Words: string out, unfold, spread, open, disperse, dissipate, scatter, turn out, splay, rotate, diffuse, fan out, expand

 

Definition:
  • set out or stretch in a line, succession, or series; "the houses were strung out in a long row";
  • spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map"; "spread your arms";
  • move away from each other; "The crowds dispersed"; "The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached";;
  • turn outward; "These birds can splay out their toes"; "ballet dancers can rotate their legs out by 90 degrees";
  • move outward; "The soldiers fanned out";
  • extend in one or more directions; "The dough expands";
  • strew or distribute over an area; "He spread fertilizer over the lawn"; "scatter cards across the table";

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    Hyponyms: divaricate, exfoliate, grass, butterfly, uncross, splay, aerosolize, aerosolise, break, volley, percolate, grow over, creep, run, bleed, mantle, dispread, bush out, manure, muck, birdlime, lime, circumfuse, distribute

     

    Derivational Morphology: opening, scatter, spread, scattering, strewing, dissipation, dispersion, turnout, spreading, dispersal, dissemination, diffusion, broadcaster, spreader

     

    Anagrams: outspread

     

     
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