What does disseminate mean?

Definitions for disseminatedɪˈsɛm əˌneɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word disseminate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. circulate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass around(verb)

    cause to become widely known

    "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"


  1. disseminate(Verb)

    To sow and scatter principles, ideas, opinions, and errors for growth and propagation, such as seed

  2. disseminate(Verb)

    To become scattered.

    The values of the American Revolution have disseminated throughout the world.

  3. Origin: An adaptation of , the perfect passive participial stem of dissemino, from dis- + semino, from semen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disseminate

    to sow broadcast or as seed; to scatter for growth and propagation, like seed; to spread abroad; to diffuse; as, principles, ideas, opinions, and errors are disseminated when they are spread abroad for propagation

  2. Disseminate

    to spread or extend by dispersion

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disseminate

    dis-sem′i-nāt, v.t. to sow or scatter abroad: to propagate: to diffuse.—n. Disseminā′tion.—adj. Dissem′inative.—n. Dissem′inator. [L. disseminare, -ātumdis, asunder, semināre, to sow—semen, seminis, seed.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disseminate in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disseminate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Images & Illustrations of disseminate

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Translations for disseminate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • разпространявам, разпространявам се, разпръсквамBulgarian
  • verbreitenGerman
  • disséminerFrench
  • szétszóródik, terjesztHungarian
  • 広まる, 広める, 蒔くJapanese
  • 퍼뜨리다, 퍼지다, 뿌리다Korean
  • uitdragenDutch
  • ch'iqichiyQuechua
  • распространять, рассеиваться, распространяться, рассеиватьRussian
  • utsprida, sprida, utspridas, spridasSwedish

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