(cause to) become widely known
the act or action of spreading
a range or area over which sth spreads
a soft food for spreading on bread, etc.
a newspaper or magazine article or advertisement usually covering one or more pages and with pictures
"gap between income and outgo"
"the spread between lending and borrowing costs"
"a banquet for the graduating seniors"
"the Thanksgiving feast"
"they put out quite a spread"
"she exercised to avoid that middle-aged spread"
"has ties with many widely dispersed friends"
"eleven million Jews are spread throughout Europe"
"a table spread with food"
"with arms spread wide"
"The invaders spread their language all over the country"
"the infection spread"
"Optimism spread among the population"
"A big oil spot spread across the water"
"open the map"
"spread your arms"
"circulate a rumor"
"broadcast the news"
"the rumor spread"
"the story went around in the office"
"He spread fertilizer over the lawn"
"scatter cards across the table"
"The soldiers fanned out"
"spread the bread with cheese"
"spread cheese on a piece of bread"
With a sardonic..spread of his hands.
出自： M. Spark
To allow the spread of payment over eight years.
A male may..have arms with a spread of 2 1 / 2 metres.
出自： D. Attenborough
A Bannerd Host Under spread Ensigns marching.
Four partridges..sailed down, spread-winged, into the field.
出自： R. Adams
You see rice spread out to dry.
出自： C. Mungoshi
She..spread out her pad, ballpoint pen, and a box of tissues.
出自： J. Rossner
He spread a tartan rug gently over her.
出自： B. W. Aldiss
A cop got out of the car...'OK...Spread those legs, lean over the hood.'
出自： R. Rayner
The papers were spread about on the desks and even on the floor.
He has spread the news abroad that you are leaving.
The top branches of that oak tree spread for forty feet.
The news of this accident soon spread in London.
A scene of prosperity spreads out before us.
一种欣欣向荣的景象展现在我们面前。 spread sth ⇔ out
Spread the cloth out fully.
The resources are spread out too thin.
资源分布得极为贫乏。 spread out
Spread out more. Don't bunch up on the centre.
再散开一点,不要都挤在中间。 spread sth ⇔ out over sth
They spread the payments out over three years.
They will spread their payment of the loan out over a long period of time.
这种疾病在全国传播开了。 spread sth over sth
She spread her toys all over her room.
The strike soon spread to other parts of this island country.
误 Birth control is being widely spread.
正 Birth control is being widely practised.
析 birth control不能与spread搭配,可以改用动词 practise。也可以用 practice (名词)作主语,用“is+widespread (形容词)”作谓语,例如: