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Definition to spread — especially information or opinions
  • It is important to disseminate these findings to all physicians.
  • Another of the popular fictions of Coketown, which some pains had been taken to disseminate - and which some people really believed.
    Dickens, Charles  --  Hard Times
  • In one case a general falsehood is widely and officially disseminated; in the other the truth seems to be suppressed.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • If the aim was the dissemination of ideas, the printing press could have accomplished that much better than warfare.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • It imagines that reaching the greatest possible height, where it can disseminate its blessings most fully, is its life goal.
    John Gardner  --  The Sunlight Dialogues
  • Those have been designed for six hundred gravities of acceleration for .... rapid and widespread dissemination.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • All this was mixed, broken, floating, disseminated confusedly in her thought.
    Victor Hugo  --  The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • Another of the popular fictions of Coketown, which some pains had been taken to disseminate — and which some people really believed.
    Charles Dickens  --  Hard Times
  • "The biggest information-dissemination system in the world," Fang said.
    James Patterson  --  Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports
  • Information and ideas could be disseminated more easily, democratizing knowledge and creating a primitive network effect.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Second Siege
  • We've been severely limited in terms of in-depth dissemination.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • And the art of printing was, not least, one of the factors that forced the Church to relinquish its former position as sole disseminator of knowledge.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie's World
  • But in both instances, the dissemination of the information diluted its power.
    Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner  --  Freakonomics
  • There's a thing called disseminated intravascular coagulation, but it's rare and requires all sorts of special circumstances to initiate it.
    Michael Crichton  --  The Andromeda Strain
  • If you've never been on the wrong end of gossip, spread by malicious girls, you'd be surprised how fast they can disseminate reputation-crushing information.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Burned
  • According to the PG, the 'top secret' classification means that the report may not be disseminated or copied.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
  • —a willing disseminator.
    William Styron  --  Sophie's Choice
  • It was a place where everyone endeavored, constantly and passionately, to improve themselves, each other, share their knowledge, disseminate it to the world.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • Considerable sums of money are collected and expended here, employment is found for the idle, strangers are introduced, news is disseminated and charity distributed.
    W. E. B. Du Bois  --  The Souls of Black Folk
  • The vast extent of the country and the dissemination of the inhabitants render a collision between parties less probable and less dangerous there than elsewhere.
    Alexis de Toqueville  --  Democracy In America, Volume 1

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