overspread

[oh-ver-spred]
verb (used with object), overspread, overspreading.
to spread or diffuse over: A blush of embarrassment overspread his face.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English overspreden, Old English ofersprǣdan. See over-, spread

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Example sentences
Minute fungi overspread the whole exterior, hanging in a fine tangled web-work from the eaves.
Thunderstorms produced moderate to heavy freezing rain and some small hail as they overspread the southern third of the state.
Minute fungi overspread the whole exterior, hanging in a fine, tangled web-work from the eaves.
Use the minimum recommended amount and be sure not to overspread.
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