Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. spreden, AS. sprædan,; akin to D. spreiden, spreijen, LG. spreden, spreen, spreien, G. spreiten, Dan. sprede, Sw. sprida,. Cf. Spray water flying in drops
Then the ice-sheet of Tralee's nearest neighbor planet spread out in the vision-port's range of view.
"Talents, Incorporated" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
The branches of a panicle are usually loose, spreading or drooping in most grasses.
"A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses" by Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
The spread of liberal principles and Western progress goes on apace.
"The New World of Islam" by Lothrop Stoddard
Then the spirit spread among our people, like the flames among our masters' canes.
"The Hour and the Man" by Harriet Martineau
Fashions now spread through all civilized nations by contact and contagion.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
Did deluge all; and avarice creeping on, Spread, like a low-born mist, and hid the sun.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
On two surfaces of a cube are spread these bright red powders, without varnish of any kind.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
The French gradually spread their authority over the country, bringing the Mississippi tribes under their influence.
"Historical Tales, Vol. 2 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
The first flame was thus spread with great rapidity.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 03" by Various
Are the leaves spread out flat or curled up?
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study" by Ontario Ministry of Education
The turkey-cock's tail
Spreads to the sun.
"Ploughing On Sunday" by Wallace Stevens
Wouldst be free from the dominions
Spreading all thy golden pinions
Toward the goal?
"My Heart" by Effie Afton
There are always curtains and flowers
And candles and baked bread
And a cloth spread
And a clean house.
"Poem in Prose" by Archibald MacLeish
To it the tear-drop goes,
To spread the smiling form
It is the Goal of Life,
And Peace -- its only home!
"Peace" by Swami Vivekananda
Sons of Liberty, arise!
Who your country's glory prize,
Spread your banner to the skies!
Wake from apathy!
"Sons of Liberty" by John Pierpont
COME, spread your wings, as I spread mine,
And leave the crowded hall
For where the eyes of twilight shine
O'er evening's western wall.
"After A Lecture On Wordsworth" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
It spread to players' siblings, parents and the community at large.
It's a distortion that's been around for a while, but has spread like a weed over the past few months.
"When they did the pet scan, it had already spread to my liver and I was stage 4," says Gilliam.
A carport fire spread, leaving a family of four temporarily without a home.
Large carmakers can help niche manufacturers stay competitive by spreading development costs across brands and models.
It's there on Lindy's OMFG burger—all three pounds of it, spread across 12 juicy, messy, delicious patties.
Carport fire spreads to home in Katy.
Crews were able to prevent the flames from spreading to the house but a vehicle parked near the garage was destroyed.
The discovery of the invasive spin water flea in Lake George has given new urgency to efforts to block its spread to Lake Champlain .
My job, or some say calling, is spreading the word about corporate social responsibility.
Dump the pie filling and pineapples in the cake pan, spread them evenly.
Dump cake mix on top and spread it out.
Spreading TV's wealth, cheaply .
Savory Cheddar cheese gets an extra kick from spicy horseradish and Dijon mustard in this low-fat holiday spread.
The Spread of Cheese Dip .
Quantum mechanically, the Thouless energy can be interpreted as the spreading width of the exact eigenstates over the states of the noninteracting Hamiltonian [245, 246].
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
Such a random walk corresponds to random spread of information on the network.
Random spread on the family of small-world networks
This uncertainty is much smaller than the already existing typical spread in the log-energies or the typical log-energies themselves, which are both of order Γ.
Dynamics and transport in random quantum systems governed by strong-randomness fixed points
The nature of this spreading is not well understood.
Oscillations During Thermonuclear X-ray Bursts
In our numerical simulations we generated a large number of SU (1, 1) random polynomials of degree N , calculated the zeros using standard techniques, and counted the number of zeros in annuli of ﬁxed width, which are concentrically spread around the origin, per one polynomial.
SU(1,1) Random Polynomials