Translation of "spread" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (AREA COVERED) 覆盖范围 uk us /spred/

[ S ] when something moves to cover a larger area or affect a larger number of people

The spread of AIDS in the last few years has been alarming. 近几年艾滋病的广泛传播着实令人担忧。

[ S ] the area or range covered by something

The survey found a wide spread of opinion over the proposed new building. 调查广泛征集了对于拟议中的新建筑的意见。

[ C ] a large article or advertisement covering one or more pages in a newspaper or magazine

There's a double-page spread on the latest fashions. 有一篇横贯两版的文章介绍最新的时尚。

(Translation of “spread noun (AREA COVERED)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)