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manspread

[ man-spred ]
/ ˈmænˌsprɛd /
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verb (used without object) Informal.
(of a man) to sit with one's legs far apart, taking up too much space on a seat shared with other people: guys who manspread on the subway.
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Origin of manspread

First recorded in 2010–15; man + spread

OTHER WORDS FROM manspread

man·spreading, noun
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