Definitions for spread out

Definitions for (verb) spread out

Main entry: string out, spread out

Definition: set out or stretch in a line, succession, or series

Usage: the houses were strung out in a long row

Main entry: spread, spread out, unfold, open

Definition: spread out or open from a closed or folded state

Usage: open the map; spread your arms

Main entry: disperse, dissipate, scatter, spread out

Definition: move away from each other

Usage: The crowds dispersed; The children scattered in all directions when the teacher approached;

Main entry: rotate, splay, spread out, turn out

Definition: turn outward

Usage: These birds can splay out their toes; ballet dancers can rotate their legs out by 90 degrees

Main entry: diffuse, fan out, spread, spread out

Definition: move outward

Usage: The soldiers fanned out

Main entry: expand, spread out

Definition: extend in one or more directions

Usage: The dough expands

Main entry: spread, spread out, scatter

Definition: strew or distribute over an area

Usage: He spread fertilizer over the lawn; scatter cards across the table

Visual thesaurus for spread out