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noun as in outlay of food, meal


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In that photo, Merabet has a big smile that spreads across his whole face and lights up his eyes.

In a section titled How Ebola Spreads, Alton outlines how exactly readers might catch this disease.

The virus causes massive bleeding and spreads itself through contact with the blood.

When a country spreads over a large and varied land mass, connections can be as important as resources.

But as supplies run out, safety practices go out the window and the virus spreads further.

Men's lives are as thoroughly blended with each other as the air they breathe: evil spreads as necessarily as disease.

Below the great gothic windows spreads the awning of a café, which takes up all the ground floor.

If it spreads beyond his premises and harms others his liability for the harm must be grounded on his negligence.

Behind are the gray walls and towers of Rome, and on every side spreads the solemn expanse of the Campagna.

There is a form of pneumonia which spreads so widely and rapidly that it is called epidemic pneumonia.

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On this page you'll find 158 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to spreads, such as: advance, escalation, transmission, spreading, advancement, and dissemination.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.