伸开； 展开； （使）传播； （使）散布
涂； 把…覆盖在…上(over)； 把…敲平； 散发（气、烟等）
（景色、景致）展现； 传开； （人群）散开； 软化
张开的； [语言学]双唇展开的； （宝石）扁薄发光的； （文章、照片等）跨两栏（或多栏）的
自2010年至今的四级考试中， 共出现过 次
自2010年至今的六级考试中， 共出现过 次
VERB 摊开;铺开 If you spread something somewhere, you open it out or arrange it over a place or surface, so that all of it can be seen or used easily.
She spread a towel on the sand and lay on it...
His coat was spread over the bed.
VERB 伸出，张开,叉开(手臂、双手、手指、双腿等) If you spread your arms, hands, fingers, or legs, you stretch them out until they are far apart.
Sitting on the floor, spread your legs as far as they will go without overstretching...
He stepped back and spread his hands wide. 'You are most welcome to our home.'
VERB 涂;抹;敷 If you spread a substance on a surface or spread the surface with the substance, you put a thin layer of the substance over the surface.
Spread the mixture in the cake tin and bake for 30 minutes...
将混合物抹在蛋糕烤盘里，烘烤 30 分钟。
A thick layer of wax was spread over the surface...
N-MASS 涂抹在面包上的酱 Spread is a soft food which is put on bread.
...a wholemeal salad roll with low fat spread.
V-ERG (使)传播;(使)散布;(使)扩散 If something spreads or is spread by people, it gradually reaches or affects a larger and larger area or more and more people.
The industrial revolution which started a couple of hundred years ago in Europe is now spreading across the world.
...the sense of fear spreading in residential neighborhoods...
V-ERG (使)扩散;(使)散开;(使)蔓延 If something such as a liquid, gas, or smoke spreads or is spread, it moves outwards in all directions so that it covers a larger area.
Fire spread rapidly after a chemical truck exploded...
A dark red stain was spreading across his shirt...
VERB 将…分散(在一段时间内);分期做 If you spread something over a period of time, it takes place regularly or continuously over that period, rather than happening at one time.
There seems to be little difference whether you eat all your calorie allowance in one go, or spread it over the day...
The course is spread over a five week period.
这门课将持续 5 周时间。
VERB 分摊;均摊 If you spread something such as wealth or work, you distribute it evenly or equally.
...policies that spread the state's wealth more evenly...
The loss of jobs has been far more evenly spread across the regions than it was during the early 1980s.
失业数字在各地区之间的分布要比 20 世纪 80 年代初均衡多了。
N-SING (想法、兴趣等的)广泛，多样 A spread of ideas, interests, or other things is a wide variety of them.
A topic-based approach can be hard to assess in primary schools with a typical spread of ability...
We have an enormous spread of industries, mainly in the Home Counties and East Anglia.
N-COUNT (尤指为某一特殊场合准备的)丰盛饭菜，盛宴 A spread is a large meal, especially one that has been prepared for a special occasion.
N-COUNT (书籍、杂志、报纸中)横贯两版的篇幅 A spread is two pages of a book, magazine, or newspaper that are opposite each other when you open it at a particular place.
There was a double-page spread of a dinner for 46 people.
有一张横贯两版的、由 46 人参加的宴席的照片。
N-SING (股票的)价差 Spread is used to refer to the difference between the price that a seller wants someone to pay for a particular stock or share and the price that the buyer is willing to pay.
Market makers earn their livings from the spread between buying and selling prices.