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Synonyms for spread

Synonyms for (noun) spread

Synonyms: spread, spreading Definition: act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time

Similar words: extension Definition: act of expanding in scope; making more widely available Usage: extension of the program to all in need

Synonyms: bedcover, bedspread, bed cover, bed covering, spread, counterpane Definition: decorative cover for a bed

Similar words: bed clothing, bedclothes, bedding Definition: coverings that are used on a bed

Synonyms: ranch, cattle farm, cattle ranch, spread Definition: farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)

Similar words: farm Definition: workplace consisting of farm buildings and cultivated land as a unit Usage: it takes several people to work the farm

Synonyms: gap, spread Definition: a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures Usage: gap between income and outgo; the spread between lending and borrowing costs

Similar words: disparity Definition: inequality or difference in some respect

Synonyms: spread, scatter Definition: a haphazard distribution in all directions

Similar words: dispersion, distribution Definition: the spatial or geographic property of being scattered about over a range, area, or volume Usage: worldwide in distribution; the distribution of nerve fibers; in complementary distribution

Synonyms: spread Definition: the expansion of a person's girth (especially at middle age) Usage: she exercised to avoid that middle-aged spread

Similar words: girth Definition: the distance around a person's body

Synonyms: spread, spread head, spreadhead, facing pages Definition: two facing pages of a book or other publication

Similar words: page Definition: one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains

Synonyms: spread, spreading Definition: process or result of distributing or extending over a wide expanse of space

Similar words: change of location, travel Definition: a movement through space that changes the location of something

Synonyms: banquet, feast, spread Definition: a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed Usage: a banquet for the graduating seniors; the Thanksgiving feast; they put out quite a spread

Similar words: repast, meal Definition: the food served and eaten at one time

Synonyms: paste, spread Definition: a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes

Similar words: condiment Definition: a preparation (a sauce or relish or spice) to enhance flavor or enjoyment Usage: mustard and ketchup are condiments

Synonyms for (verb) spread

Synonyms: diffuse, disperse, disseminate, distribute, spread, pass around, broadcast, circularise, circularize, circulate, propagate Definition: cause to become widely known Usage: spread information; circulate a rumor; broadcast the news

Similar words: publicise, publicize, air, bare Definition: make public Usage: She aired her opinions on welfare

Synonyms: circulate, spread, go around Definition: become widely known and passed on Usage: the rumor spread; the story went around in the office

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: propagate, spread Definition: become distributed or widespread Usage: the infection spread; Optimism spread among the population

Similar words: move Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right

Synonyms: spread, spread out, unfold, open Definition: spread out or open from a closed or folded state Usage: open the map; spread your arms

Similar words: undo Definition: cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect Usage: I wish I could undo my actions

Synonyms: spread Definition: cover by spreading something over Usage: spread the bread with cheese

Similar words: cover Definition: provide with a covering or cause to be covered Usage: cover her face with a handkerchief; cover the child with a blanket; cover the grave with flowers

Synonyms: diffuse, fan out, spread, spread out Definition: move outward Usage: The soldiers fanned out

Similar words: spread, distribute Definition: distribute or disperse widely Usage: The invaders spread their language all over the country

Synonyms: spread, spread out, scatter Definition: strew or distribute over an area Usage: He spread fertilizer over the lawn; scatter cards across the table

Similar words: distribute, circulate, pass around, pass on Definition: cause be distributed Usage: This letter is being circulated among the faculty

Synonyms: overspread, spread Definition: spread across or over Usage: A big oil spot spread across the water

Similar words: extend, cover, continue Definition: span an interval of distance, space or time Usage: The war extended over five years; The period covered the turn of the century; My land extends over the hills on the horizon; This farm covers some 200 acres; The Archipelago continues for another 500 miles

Synonyms for (adjective) spread

Synonyms: dispersed, spread Definition: distributed or spread over a considerable extent Usage: has ties with many widely dispersed friends; eleven million Jews are spread throughout Europe

Similar words: distributed Definition: spread out or scattered about or divided up

Synonyms: spread, outspread Definition: fully extended in width Usage: outspread wings; with arms spread wide

Similar words: extended Definition: fully extended or stretched forth Usage: an extended telescope; his extended legs reached almost across the small room; refused to accept the extended hand

Synonyms: spread Definition: prepared or arranged for a meal; especially having food set out Usage: a table spread with food

Similar words: prepared Definition: made ready or fit or suitable beforehand Usage: a prepared statement; be prepared for emergencies