intransitive verb-·spread′, -·spread′ing
tr. & intr.v.out·spread, out·spread·ing, out·spreads
- The act of spreading out.
- Something spread out; an expanse.
(third-person singular simple present outspreads, present participle outspreading, simple past and past participle outspread)
(comparative more outspread, superlative most outspread)
- extended outward, as one's arms
- She longed to fall into his outspread arms once again.