spread over


spread over
verb
form a cover over (Freq. 3)
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The grass covered the grave

Syn: ↑cover
Derivationally related forms: ↑cover (for: ↑cover), ↑covering (for: ↑cover)
Hypernyms: ↑touch, ↑adjoin, ↑meet, ↑contact
Hyponyms:
flood, ↑bloody, ↑mist, ↑mist over, ↑glaciate, ↑strew, ↑grass, ↑grass over, ↑coat, ↑cake, ↑submerge, ↑drown, ↑overwhelm, ↑mantle, ↑clothe, ↑cloak, ↑drape, ↑robe, ↑blanket, ↑carpet, ↑smother, ↑shroud
Verb Group: ↑cover
Verb Frames:
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Something ——s something


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