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Extend Definition

(verb)

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extend in scope or range or area


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The law was extended to all citizens

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(verb)

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offer verbally


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extend my greetings

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(verb)

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expand the influence of


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The King extended his rule to the Eastern part of the continent

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(verb)

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span an interval of distance, space or time


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The war extended over five years

My land extends over the hills on the horizon

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(verb)

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extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length


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extend the TV antenna

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(verb)

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increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance


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extend the casserole with a little rice

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(verb)

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thrust or extend out


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extend a hand

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(verb)

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continue or extend


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The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces

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(verb)

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cause to move at full gallop

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(verb)

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reach outward in space


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The awning extends several feet over the sidewalk

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(verb)

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use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity


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He really extended himself when he climbed Kilimanjaro

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(verb)

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stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point


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My memory extends back to my fourth year of life

The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets

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(verb)

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make available; provide


Examples

extend a loan

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(verb)

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lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer


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She extended her visit by another day

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(verb)

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extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body

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(verb)

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open or straighten out; unbend


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Can we extend the legs of this dining table?

(verb)

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prolong the time allowed for payment of


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extend the loan