Bedeutung von "spread" Essential English Dictionary


verb uk /spred/ (spread)

to arrange something so that it covers a large area:

He spread the cards out on the table.

to affect a larger number of people:

The virus is spread by rats.

to move a soft substance across a surface so that it covers it:

He spread a thin layer of glue on the paper.

to tell information to a lot of people:

News of his death spread quickly.

(Definition von "spread" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)