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See definition of outspread on Dictionary.com
  • as inbroad
  • as inextended
  • as inradial
  • as inwide
  • as inwidespread
  • as inexpand
  • as inunfold

synonyms for outspread

  • deep
  • expansive
  • full
  • large
  • vast
  • roomy
  • splay
  • squat
  • thick
  • ample
  • capacious
  • extended
  • immense
  • latitudinous
  • outstretched
  • spacious
  • voluminous
  • widespread
See also synonyms for: outspreading / outspreads

antonyms for outspread

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  • narrow
  • thin
  • abbreviated
  • abridged
  • compressed
  • condensed
  • contracted
  • curtailed
  • cut
  • lessened
  • narrow
  • reduced
  • shortened
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    How to use outspread in a sentence

    He saw the big hands outspread, he saw the slightly stooping shoulders, he saw the face and eyes, the light blue eyes.
    THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
    Bill swung her aside and placed himself squarely in front of the door, his arms outspread.
    MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
    At that short distance Sweeny would hardly have missed; and the nearest Apache, leaning forward with outspread arms, fell dead.
    OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
    Using the outspread fingers of each hand, begin with the unglued edge and roll the paper around the wood.
    THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
    Below her was outspread the little town—the straggling, wretched little town—crude, lonely, lifeless!
    THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
    She was leaning on the window-sill gazing pensively upon the beauties of the scene that lay outspread before her.
    THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
    "To work with my hands; to work with my hands," the woman repeated looking at her outspread palms.
    BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
    At Passy we were received with shrugging shoulders and outspread hands.
    DROSSHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
    He felt his way out to the middle of the room, barring their path with his body and his outspread arms.
    THOSE TIMES AND THESEIRVIN S. COBB
    They learned to spring and pounce like lightning, with outspread paws, just ahead of where the grass stirred ever so slightly.
    WILD FOLKSAMUEL SCOVILLE
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO OUTSPREAD

    • ample
    • capacious
    • deep
    • expansive
    • extended
    • full
    • immense
    • large
    • latitudinous
    • outspread
    • outstretched
    • roomy
    • spacious
    • splay
    • squat
    • thick
    • vast
    • voluminous
    • widespread
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.