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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spread, spreading(noun)

    process or result of distributing or extending over a wide expanse of space

  2. dissemination, airing, public exposure, spreading(noun)

    the opening of a subject to widespread discussion and debate

  3. spread, spreading(noun)

    act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spreading

    of Spread

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spreading in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spreading in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of spreading in a Sentence

  1. Sabri Zain:

    While a slight decrease in rhino poaching in South Africa was apparent in 2015, and perhaps the authorities are having some impact on the ground, these numbers are hardly cause for celebration or complacency, the figures remain unacceptably high and continent-wide the scale of the rhino poaching crisis is spreading.

  2. Amesh Adalja:

    There are certain bacterial genes that are more worrisome than others, that are much harder to treat, these genes are lurking in American patients and they are spreading in hospitals and health care facilities.

  3. Dwight D. Eisenhower:

    I believe that for the past twenty years there has been a creeping socialism spreading in the United States.

  4. Development Party -LRB- USDP -RRB-:

    There have been posts on Facebook saying that the Central Executive Committee (CEC) had expelled Thura U Shwe Mann from the party after holding a meeting in the evening of November 3, the CEC did not hold any meeting on November 3 ... The posts spreading on the Internet are just rumors and we would like to request that writing and spreading of these posts be stopped.

  5. New South:

    As the ‘missing link’ case hasn’t been identified we’re keen to prevent a super-spreading event, all safeguards/restrictions will be in place for an extra week, except for shoppers in retail who will no longer be required to wear a mask.

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