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ˈsprɛd ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spreader(noun)

    a hand tool for spreading something

    "he used his knife as a spreader"


  2. broadcaster, spreader(noun)

    a mechanical device for scattering something (seed or fertilizer or sand etc.) in all directions


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "spreader":

    diffuser, broadcaster, sink

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  1. Shawn Nolan:

    The government completed its unprecedented slaughter of 13 human beings tonight by killing Dustin Higgs, a Black man who never killed anyone, on Martin Luther King’s birthday, there was no reason to kill him, particularly during the pandemic and when he, himself, was sick with Covid that he contracted because of these irresponsible, super-spreader executions.

  2. Jared Baeten:

    Just because someone has a high viral load doesn't make them Super Spreader ' if they're behind a mask [ or ] at home, because the super spreading happens when someone who is able to transmit the virus is in contact with enough people that they end up spreading the virus to more people than the average.

  3. Michael Osterholm:

    If we could identify super spreaders early that would help but at this point we don't have any reasonable way to do that, there's no big double S on their forehead that says' Super Spreader' so that we can go find them. And that's the challenge.

  4. Anthony Fauci:

    Enjoy Super Bowl but don't do Super Bowl with a large crowd of people in your house, in a place where Super Bowl's cold and you don't have good ventilation. Super Bowl's a perfect set-up to have a mini super-spreader event.

  5. Kristina Hooper:

    We have to worry about the potential for a resurgence in infections. Any one of these protests could be a super-spreader event.

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