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out·spread

 (out-sprĕd′)
tr. & intr.v. out·spread, out·spread·ing, out·spreads
To stretch or extend or to be stretched or extended.
n. (out′sprĕd′)
1. The act of spreading out.
2. Something spread out; an expanse.
adj.
Spread out; extended.

outspread

vb, -spreads, -spreading or -spread
to spread out or cause to spread out
adj
1. spread or stretched out
2. scattered or diffused widely
n
a spreading out

out•spread

(v. ˌaʊtˈsprɛd; n. ˈaʊtˌsprɛd)

v. -spread, -spread•ing,
n. v.t., v.i.
1. to spread or stretch out; extend.
n.
2. the act of spreading out.
3. something that is spread out.
[1300–50]

outspread


Past participle: outspread
Gerund: outspreading

Imperative
outspread
outspread
Present
I outspread
you outspread
he/she/it outspreads
we outspread
you outspread
they outspread
Preterite
I outspread
you outspread
he/she/it outspread
we outspread
you outspread
they outspread
Present Continuous
I am outspreading
you are outspreading
he/she/it is outspreading
we are outspreading
you are outspreading
they are outspreading
Present Perfect
I have outspread
you have outspread
he/she/it has outspread
we have outspread
you have outspread
they have outspread
Past Continuous
I was outspreading
you were outspreading
he/she/it was outspreading
we were outspreading
you were outspreading
they were outspreading
Past Perfect
I had outspread
you had outspread
he/she/it had outspread
we had outspread
you had outspread
they had outspread
Future
I will outspread
you will outspread
he/she/it will outspread
we will outspread
you will outspread
they will outspread
Future Perfect
I will have outspread
you will have outspread
he/she/it will have outspread
we will have outspread
you will have outspread
they will have outspread
Future Continuous
I will be outspreading
you will be outspreading
he/she/it will be outspreading
we will be outspreading
you will be outspreading
they will be outspreading
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outspreading
you have been outspreading
he/she/it has been outspreading
we have been outspreading
you have been outspreading
they have been outspreading
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outspreading
you will have been outspreading
he/she/it will have been outspreading
we will have been outspreading
you will have been outspreading
they will have been outspreading
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outspreading
you had been outspreading
he/she/it had been outspreading
we had been outspreading
you had been outspreading
they had been outspreading
Conditional
I would outspread
you would outspread
he/she/it would outspread
we would outspread
you would outspread
they would outspread
Past Conditional
I would have outspread
you would have outspread
he/she/it would have outspread
we would have outspread
you would have outspread
they would have outspread
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.outspread - fully extended in width; "outspread wings"; "with arms spread wide"
extended - fully extended or stretched forth; "an extended telescope"; "his extended legs reached almost across the small room"; "refused to accept the extended hand"
Translations

outspread

[ˈaʊtˈspred] ADJ [wings] → extendido, desplegado; [legs, feet] → extendido
with outspread armscon los brazos abiertos

outspread

[ˌaʊtˈsprɛd] adj [wings] → déployé(e); [arms] → tendu(e)

outspread

vb: pret, ptp <outspread>
adjausgebreitet
vtausbreiten

outspread

[ˈaʊtˌsprɛd] adj (gen) → aperto/a; (wings) → spiegato/a
References in classic literature ?
Next morning the not-yet-subsided sea rolled in long slow billows of mighty bulk, and striving in the Pequod's gurgling track, pushed her on like giants' palms outspread.
From it there were outspread two pairs of wings- each wing nearly one hundred yards in length -- one pair being placed above the other, and all thickly covered with metal scales; each scale apparently some ten or twelve feet in diameter.
Tarzan, happily, was uninjured by the fall, alighting catlike upon all fours far outspread to take up the shock.
But there was weight in the cat's paw, and the claws of it were outspread like so many hooks.
The arch of it looked very high and the small snowy clouds seemed like white birds floating on outspread wings below its crystal blueness.
What a magnificent spectacle was then outspread beneath the gaze of the travellers
Dohkturov, a little man, sat opposite Weyrother, with an assiduous and modest mien, and stooping over the outspread map conscientiously studied the dispositions and the unfamiliar locality.
In spite of eighty years, Norine's grandfather--le grand, as they say up there--had not lost a hair: beautiful white locks fell over his shoulders--crisp, thick, outspread.
But when Cornelius awoke next morning, a beam of the morning sun was playing about those iron bars; pigeons were hovering about with outspread wings, whilst others were lovingly cooing on the roof or near the still closed window.
Lady Montbarry lifted her hands threateningly, with the long, lean, yellow-white fingers outspread and crooked at the tips.
On the walls, over the doors, on the ceiling, were swords, daggers, Malay creeses, maces, battle-axes; gilded, damasked, and inlaid suits of armor; dried plants, minerals, and stuffed birds, their flame-colored wings outspread in motionless flight, and their beaks forever open.
The archdeacon, launched into space, fell at first head foremost, with outspread hands; then he whirled over and over many times; the wind blew him upon the roof of a house, where the unfortunate man began to break up.