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"spread out" in British English

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spread out

phrasal verb with spread uk   us   /spred/ verb [I or T] (spread)
(Definition of spread out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"spread out" in American English

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spread out

phrasal verb with spread  us   /spred/ verb [I/T]
to ​cover a ​largerarea: Soldiers spread out among the ​trees. Dark ​cloudsbegan to spread out ​across the ​sky.
(Definition of spread out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “spread out”
in Chinese (Simplified) (人)散开…
in Turkish yayılmak, dağılmak…
in Russian рассредоточиваться, рассыпаться…
in Chinese (Traditional) (人)散開…
in Polish rozdzielać się…
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