[ bih-spred ]
/ bɪˈsprɛd /
verb (used with object), be·spread, be·spread·ing.
to spread over (a surface); cover (usually followed by with): a table bespread with fine linens.
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British Dictionary definitions for bespread
/ (bɪˈsprɛd) /
verb -spreads, -spreading or -spread
(tr) to cover (a surface) with something
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