Definition of spread head in English:

spread head

noun

US
  • 1A hognose snake (genus Heterodon), which characteristically raises and inflates its head and neck and hisses loudly when threatened.

  • 2Journalism. A heading in a distinctive or large typeface, a display heading. Now rare.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From spread + head.

Pronunciation

spread head

/ˈsprɛd hɛd/