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Spanish translation of “spread”

spread

verb /spred/ (past tense, past participle spread)
to ( cause to) go (often more widely or more thinly ) over a surface
extender
She spread honey thickly on her toast .
to cover (a surface with something)
extender , untar
She spread the bread with jam .
to ( cause to) reach a wider area , affect a larger number of people etc
extender
The news spread through the village very quickly .
to distribute over a wide area , period of time etc
propagar
The exams were spread over a period of ten days .
to open out
abrir
He spread the map on the table .
spreadsheet noun ( computing ) a software program that allows data or figures to be entered and manipulated in a chart consisting of rows and columns . Spreadsheets are often used for carrying out financial calculations
Hoja de Calculo
The software suite includes a spreadsheet.
( computing ) a chart produced using spreadsheet software on a computer
Hoja de Càlcul
The spreadsheet shows the monthly revenue and expenses for a new business .
spread out phrasal verb to extend or stretch out
extender
The fields spread out in front of him.
to distribute over a wide area or period of time
extender , prolongar
She spread the leaflets out on the table .
to scatter and go in different directions , in order to cover a wider area
separar
They spread out and began to search the entire area .
(Definition of spread from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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