noun. an outward bevel around a door or window that makes it seem larger.
- stand still
adjective. turned outward in an ungainly manner.
- natural object
verb. move out of position.
verb. turn outward.
- turn out
verb. spread open or apart.
Example sentences of the word splay
1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Observe the veining of the leaf, as lemon will have a central vertical vein larger than the other veins that splay out from the central vein and run almost to the edges of the leaves.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Keeping the baby on a flat surface may cause a muscular deformity called "splay legs."
3. Verb, base form
Hold the hold between your fingers to splay it evenly as you cut it.
4. Verb, past tense
](https://veterinarypartner.vin.com/default.aspx?pid=19239&id=8713573) Pekingese are especially prone to these because of their wide paws, which splay out and put weight on the haired skin between the toe pads.