Definitions for overspreadˌoʊ vərˈsprɛd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•ver•spreadˌoʊ vərˈsprɛd(v.t.)-spread, -spread•ing.

  1. to spread or diffuse over:

    A smile overspread her face.

Origin of overspread:

bef. 1000

Princeton's WordNet

  1. spread, overspread(verb)

    spread across or over

    "A big oil spot spread across the water"

Wiktionary

  1. overspread(Verb)

    To spread over or across (something); to permeate, overrun.

  2. Origin: ofersprædan, corresponding to .

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