Noun Definition


1.Definition: a conspicuous disparity or difference as between two figures

"Gap between income and outgo", "The spread between lending and borrowing costs"

Related Noun(s):gap

Category: General

2.Definition: a haphazard distribution in all directions

Related Noun(s):scatter

Category: General

3.Definition: a meal that is well prepared and greatly enjoyed

"A banquet for the graduating seniors", "The Thanksgiving feast", "They put out quite a spread"

Related Noun(s):banquet, feast

Category: General

4.Definition: a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes

Related Noun(s):paste

Category: Food

5.Definition: act of extending over a wider scope or expanse of space or time

Category: General

6.Definition: decorative cover for a bed

Related Noun(s):bedcover, bedspread, counterpane

Category: Objects

7.Definition: farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)

Related Noun(s):ranch

Category: Objects

8.Definition: process or result of distributing or extending over a wide expanse of space

Category: General

9.Definition: the expansion of a person's girth (especially at middle age)

"She exercised to avoid that middle-aged spread"

Category: General

10.Definition: two facing pages of a book or other publication

Related Noun(s):spreadhead

Category: General