Definition of spread-out in English:

spread-out

adjective

  • 1Attributive.

  • 2(Usually as two words.) In predicative use, following modifying adverb or conjoined with an adjective.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in John Bulwer (bap. 1606, d. 1656), medical practitioner and writer on deafness and on gesture. From spread + out, after to spread out.

Pronunciation

spread-out

/sprɛdˈaʊt/