fan out

fan out
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fan out]
    • /fæn aʊt/
    • /fæn ˈaʊt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fan out]
    • /fæn aʊt/

Definitions of fan out words

  • intransitivephrasal verbs fan out spread 1
  • phrasal verb fan out If a group of people or things fan out, they move forwards away from a particular point in different directions. 0
  • ergativephrasal verb fan out If something fans out, or if you fan it out, it spreads out or opens out into the shape of a circle or half circle. 0
  • noun fan out to scatter or spread out like an open fan1 (sense 2) fan1 (sense 2b) 0
  • verb fan out to spread out into the shape of a fan. 0

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Parts of speech for Fan out


fan out popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 92% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

fan out usage trend in Literature

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