Definition of Spreading:

  1. Apply (a substance) to an object or surface in an even layer.

  2. Speculative technique of buying and selling futures and options contracts of the same item to profit from price changes.

  3. A large and impressively elaborate meal.

  4. The range or variety of something.

  5. Lay (a table) for a meal.

  6. The fact or process of spreading over an area.

  7. A bedspread.

  8. Open out (something) so as to extend its surface area, width, or length.

  9. Extend over a large or increasing area.

  10. An article or advertisement covering several columns or pages of a newspaper or magazine, especially one on two facing pages.

  11. A soft paste that can be applied in a layer to bread or other food.

  12. The extent, width, or area covered by something.

Synonyms of Spreading

Expansion, Proliferation, Extension, Growth, Mushrooming, Increase, Escalation, Buildout, Advance, Advancement, Development, Bedspread, Bedcover, Cover, Coverlet, Throw, Afghan, Lay out, Open out, Unfurl, Unroll, Roll out, Shake out, Grow, Increase, Escalate, Advance, Develop, Broaden, Expand, Widen, Proliferate, Mushroom, Span, Width, Extent, Stretch, Reach, Range, Span, Spectrum, Sweep, Spread, Pâté, Elaborate meal, Large meal, Feast, Banquet, Repast, Smear, Daub, Plaster, Slather, Lather, Apply, Put

How to use Spreading in a sentence?

  1. A patchwork spread.
  2. I spread a towel on the sand and sat down.
  3. Rain over north-west Scotland will spread south-east during the day.
  4. Warmer temperatures could help reduce the spread of the disease.
  5. A double-page spread.
  6. He sighed, spreading jam on a croissant.
  7. The males antlers can attain a spread of six feet.
  8. Low-fat spreads.
  9. A wide spread of ages.

Meaning of Spreading & Spreading Definition