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spread

Pronunciation: /spred/

Translation of spread in French:

n

vt (prét, pp spread)

  • 2 étaler [butter, jam, glue] (on, over sur)

vi (prét, pp spread)

  • 1 [butter, jam, glue] s'étaler
  • 2 [forest, drought] s'étendre (over sur); [disease, fear, fire] se propager; [rumour, story] circuler; [stain, damp] s'étaler

Phrasal verbs

spread out

spread out [group] se disperser (over sur); [wings, tail] se déployer
spread [sth] out étaler, étendre [cloth, map, rug] (on, over sur)

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