Definitions For Spread


  • Act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time
  • Decorative cover for a bed
  • Farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)
  • A conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures
  • A haphazard distribution in all directions
  • The expansion of a person's girth (especially at middle age)
  • Two facing pages of a book or other publication
  • Process or result of distributing or extending over a wide expanse of space
  • A meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed
  • A tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes
  • Growth or increase that causes something to cover a larger area, affect a larger number of people, etc.
  • A soft food that is spread on bread, crackers, etc.
  • The total distance between the two outer edges of something


  • Cause to become widely known
  • Become widely known and passed on
  • Distribute or disperse widely
  • Become distributed or widespread
  • Spread out or open from a closed or folded state
  • Distribute over a surface in a layer
  • Cover by spreading something over
  • Move outward
  • Strew or distribute over an area
  • Spread across or over
  • To open, arrange, or place (something) over a large area
  • To place (things) over a large area
  • To become larger or to affect a larger area : to move into more places


  • Distributed or spread over a considerable extent
  • Fully extended in width
  • Prepared or arranged for a meal; especially having food set out

Is Spread a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Spread is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Spread in a Sentence

  • The newspaper was spread across his lap.
  • Her notes were spread all over the desk.
  • Help me spread the cloth on the table.
  • She offered crackers and a cheese spread.
  • He uses low-fat spread on his toast.

Synonyms for Spread

Antonyms for Spread

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