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    diffuse - Dictionary definition and meaning for word diffuse

    Definition
    (verb) move outward
    Synonyms : fan out , spread , spread out
    Example Sentence
    • The soldiers fanned out
    Definition
    (verb) spread or diffuse through
    Example Sentence
    • An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration
    • music penetrated the entire building
    • His campaign was riddled with accusations and personal attacks
    Definition
    (verb) cause to become widely known
    Example Sentence
    • spread information
    • circulate a rumor
    • broadcast the news
    Definition
    (adj) spread out; not concentrated in one place
    Example Sentence
    • a large diffuse organization
    Definition
    (adj) (of light) transmitted from a broad light source or reflected
    Synonyms : diffused , soft
    Definition
    (adj) lacking conciseness
    Example Sentence
    • a diffuse historical novel
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for diffuse

Wen there is a bomb in the building we SPREAD this news WIDELY and call the bomb (DIFFUSE)ing squad

diffusion of air means scattering of air in a place.. a bomb is defused not diffused...

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