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Disseminate   /dɪsˈɛmənˌeɪt/   Listen

(past & past part. disseminated; pres. part. disseminating)
Cause to become widely known.  Synonyms: broadcast, circularise, circularize, circulate, diffuse, disperse, distribute, pass around, propagate, spread.  "Circulate a rumor" , "Broadcast the news"

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"Disseminate" Quotes from Famous Books

... tangle of wild grape, clematis, and woodbine is certainly pretty, but underneath is sure to be found a luxuriant growth of thistle, wild carrot, silk weed, mullein, chickweed, tansy, and plantain, which, if allowed to seed and disseminate themselves, would soon ruin the best farms. There is a deadly foe, an army of foes, hiding under these luxuriant festoons and masses of ...
— Adopting An Abandoned Farm • Kate Sanborn

... 3000.) to threaten with any useful result a capital which was defended by 250,000 seemed hardly within the bounds of practical strategy. Johnston had nevertheless determined to turn the situation to account. In order to protect the passages of the Upper Potomac, McClellan had been compelled to disseminate his army. Between his main body south of Washington and his right wing under Banks was a gap of fifty miles, and this separation Johnston was determined should be maintained. The President, to whom he had referred Jackson's letter, was unable to spare the reinforcements ...
— Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War • G. F. R. Henderson

... the constellation of Veracini, Geminiani, Vivaldi, Locatelli, Boccherini, Tartini, Viotti, Nardini, among the Italians; while in France it is the epoch of Leclair and Gavinies, composers of Violin music of the highest excellence. Surrounded by these men of rare genius, who lived but to disseminate a taste for the king of instruments, the makers of Violins must certainly have enjoyed considerable patronage, and doubtless those of tried ability readily obtained highly remunerative prices for their instruments, and were encouraged ...
— The Violin - Its Famous Makers and Their Imitators • George Hart

... got into a confounded scrape. Some twenty years ago, when he knew no better and was a Republican, he wrote a certain drama, entitled, "Wat Tyler," in order to disseminate wholesome doctrine amongst the lower orders. This he presented to a friend, with a fraternal embrace, who was at that time enjoying the cool reflection generated by his residence in Newgate. This friend, ...
— A Publisher and His Friends • Samuel Smiles

Words linked to "Disseminate" :   publicise, dissemination, sow, generalise, disseminator, go around, disseminative, vulgarize, publicize, run, podcast, carry, bare, pass around, disperse, generalize, popularise, air, popularize, vulgarise

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