how to pronounce splay

splɛɪ

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“… it and they kind of splay out as they …”

meanings of splay

verb:

  1. To turn on one side; to render oblique; to slope or slant, as the side of a door, window, etc.
  2. To dislocate, as a shoulder bone.
  3. To spread; spread out.
  4. To rearrange (a splay tree) so that a desired element is placed at the root.
  5. To spay; to castrate.

adjective:

  1. Flat and ungainly.
  2. Spread out; turned outward.

noun:

  1. A slope or bevel, especially of the sides of a door or window, by which the opening is made larger at one face of the wall than at the other, or larger at each of the faces than it is between them.

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