Keywords: spill, spillage, shatter, dispersal, dissemination, spread, spread out, disperse, disseminate, epidemic

Sign Definition

As a Noun

1. The act of causing a liquid to flow over the edge of a container. English = spill, spillage.
2. The spreading of people or objects over a wide area or of ideas and objects amongst a large number of people. English = dispersal, dissemination.
3. An occurrence of a disease which affects a large number of people and which spreads quickly. English = epidemic.

As a Verb or Adjective

1. Of a liquid, to accidentally flow over the edge of a container. English = spill.
2. Of a substance, to be opened out or arranged over a large place or surface, or to cover a large part of the surface of something. English = spread, spread out, spread over.
3. Of objects or ideas, to gradually reach or affect a larger and larger area, or more and more people. English = spread. Formal English = disperse, disseminate.
4. Of objects, to be far apart and to cover a large area. English = to be spread out.