outspread outspread

Definition(s):

  • (adj) fully extended in width

Usage(s):

  1. A central angelic figure, bearing laurel wreaths, stands waiting with wings and arms outspread.
  2. Characteristically, he has authorized only one photograph for publicationa head shot, with his outspread hand masking his face.
  3. This story is of many fibres woven into an outspread fabric, almost without design.
Word of the Day
ennui ennui
/ɛ ˈnu i /