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Synonyms for extendɪkˈstɛnd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. widen, broaden, extend(verb)

    extend in scope or range or area

    Synonyms:
    go, unfold, exsert, hold out, branch out, strain, cover, diversify, broaden, draw out, let out, gallop, stretch, stretch out, put out, offer, extend, run, widen, expand, lead, poke out, carry, pass, protract, stretch forth, continue, reach out, prolong

  2. run, go, pass, lead, extend(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    pop off, last, drop dead, melt, lead, play, lean, eliminate, live, blend in, plump, take place, start, survive, fall out, decease, work, run low, conduct, take, carry, protract, buy the farm, spend, fleet, melt down, extend, go across, result, stretch out, broaden, proceed, turn tail, endure, overtake, fit, evanesce, get going, gallop, slip by, course, hap, expire, direct, snuff it, make pass, communicate, black market, feed, depart, head for the hills, fall, draw, flow, widen, pass away, hightail it, croak, run away, fade, scat, head, glide by, escape, continue, happen, unravel, contribute, poke out, expand, egest, ply, come about, kick the bucket, draw out, range, go by, chair, make it, campaign, blow over, transcend, authorize, track down, belong, give way, offer, function, pass off, cover, consort, exceed, stretch, give-up the ghost, conk, surpass, exsert, get, cash in one's chips, break, hold up, exit, overstep, run for, incline, die hard, pass on, hand, conk out, break down, devolve, travel, bunk, blend, race, top, moderate, move, lam, go on, sound, reach, persist, slide by, operate, fail, elapse, hunt, strain, legislate, choke, locomote, authorise, tend, sink, occur, run short, bleed, conduce, scarper, go along, execute, put across, take to the woods, go past, unfold, pass along, live on, lapse, go bad, run, hunt down, slip away, clear, guide, reach out, die, turn over, be given, go, overhaul, become, return, rifle, perish, travel by, precede, fly the coop, hold out, give, pass, ladder, prolong, break away, go through, prevail, pass by, give out, stretch forth, put out, excrete, leave, go away

  3. cover, continue, extend(verb)

    span an interval of distance, space or time

    Synonyms:
    brood, get over, stay on, embrace, retain, unfold, stretch out, plow, wrap up, enshroud, compensate, breed, widen, cover, encompass, run, overlay, protract, remain, continue, poke out, draw out, persist in, treat, hatch, incubate, go along, report, track, extend, lead, cut across, hold out, keep, cut through, deal, offer, uphold, shroud, proceed, go forward, carry, underwrite, overcompensate, go, address, go on, spread over, hide, gallop, stretch, stretch forth, pass, traverse, pass over, reach out, bear on, comprehend, exsert, stay, handle, expand, keep on, preserve, cross, prolong, strain, get across, carry on, put out, cover up, insure, broaden

  4. extend, offer(verb)

    make available; provide

    Synonyms:
    pop the question, tender, bid, volunteer, widen, declare oneself, run, lead, continue, put up, propose, poke out, extend, unfold, stretch out, draw out, offer, put out, carry, go, stretch, protract, stretch forth, pass, provide, reach out, proffer, exsert, gallop, expand, cover, prolong, strain, hold out, broaden, offer up

  5. exsert, stretch out, put out, extend, hold out, stretch forth(verb)

    thrust or extend out

    Synonyms:
    withstand, bother, crane, bring out, anaesthetise, widen, douse, release, run, put under, hold up, lead, continue, live, poke out, anaesthetize, publish, extend, stand firm, protract, anesthetize, stretch out, draw out, offer, put out, cover, last, incommode, carry, disoblige, go, trouble, discommode, stretch, stretch forth, pass, resist, reach out, retire, unfold, exsert, smother, gallop, live on, expand, endure, anesthetise, issue, prolong, strain, wear, hold out, survive, inconvenience, broaden

  6. extend, poke out, reach out(verb)

    reach outward in space

    Synonyms:
    go, unfold, exsert, hold out, reach, strain, cover, reach out, broaden, draw out, gallop, stretch, stretch out, put out, offer, extend, run, widen, expand, lead, poke out, carry, pass, protract, stretch forth, continue, prolong

  7. offer, extend(verb)

    offer verbally

    Synonyms:
    pop the question, tender, bid, volunteer, hold out, declare oneself, run, lead, continue, put up, propose, poke out, extend, unfold, stretch out, draw out, offer, put out, carry, go, stretch, protract, stretch forth, pass, provide, reach out, proffer, exsert, gallop, expand, widen, cover, prolong, strain, broaden, offer up

  8. stretch, extend(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    go, unfold, run, hold out, elongate, adulterate, stretch along, draw out, gallop, reach out, broaden, strain, dilute, debase, stretch, stretch out, put out, offer, extend, cover, widen, expand, load, lead, poke out, carry, pass, exsert, protract, stretch forth, continue, prolong

  9. extend, expand(verb)

    expand the influence of

    Synonyms:
    lucubrate, expatiate, gallop, exposit, widen, run, lead, continue, expound, flesh out, inflate, elaborate, poke out, boom, extend, stretch out, draw out, offer, put out, dilate, carry, spread out, go, stretch, protract, stretch forth, pass, enlarge, blow up, reach out, unfold, exsert, thrive, expand, flourish, cover, prolong, strain, hold out, amplify, broaden

  10. prolong, protract, extend, draw out(verb)

    lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer

    Synonyms:
    evoke, widen, run, lead, continue, aspirate, elicit, poke out, extend, suck out, stretch out, draw out, offer, put out, take out, educe, carry, pull out, go, stretch, protract, stretch forth, pass, keep up, reach out, pull up, unfold, exsert, gallop, expand, cover, prolong, strain, extract, sustain, hold out, pull, broaden

  11. unfold, stretch, stretch out, extend(verb)

    extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length

    Synonyms:
    gallop, crane, blossom, widen, run, lead, continue, debase, load, poke out, extend, blossom forth, protract, stretch out, draw out, offer, put out, carry, spread out, open, go, stretch, stretch forth, pass, adulterate, dilute, reach out, unfold, exsert, stretch along, spread, expand, cover, prolong, strain, hold out, blossom out, elongate, broaden

  12. gallop, extend(verb)

    cause to move at full gallop

    Synonyms:
    go, unfold, exsert, hold out, strain, cover, reach out, broaden, draw out, gallop, stretch, stretch out, put out, offer, extend, run, widen, expand, lead, poke out, carry, pass, protract, stretch forth, continue, prolong

  13. extend(verb)

    open or straighten out; unbend

    Synonyms:
    go, unfold, exsert, hold out, strain, cover, reach out, broaden, draw out, gallop, stretch, stretch out, put out, offer, run, widen, expand, lead, poke out, carry, pass, protract, stretch forth, continue, prolong

  14. strain, extend(verb)

    use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity

    Synonyms:
    strive, deform, try, widen, run, filter out, lead, continue, sift, reach, sieve, poke out, extend, protract, stretch out, draw out, offer, put out, carry, go, separate out, strain, stretch, stretch forth, pass, filter, reach out, distort, unfold, exsert, filtrate, gallop, expand, cover, prolong, tense, stress, tense up, hold out, broaden, puree

  15. extend(verb)

    prolong the time allowed for payment of

    Synonyms:
    go, unfold, exsert, hold out, strain, cover, reach out, broaden, draw out, gallop, stretch, stretch out, put out, offer, run, widen, expand, lead, poke out, carry, pass, protract, stretch forth, continue, prolong

  16. carry, extend(verb)

    continue or extend

    Synonyms:
    persuade, express, comport, dribble, pack, have a bun in the oven, impart, behave, run, sway, lead, continue, take, expect, poke out, gallop, deport, extend, protract, stretch out, draw out, offer, put out, widen, channel, carry, transport, go, stock, hold, stretch, stretch forth, pass, hold out, reach out, acquit, unfold, exsert, convey, post, expand, conduct, transmit, contain, cover, gestate, prolong, strain, stockpile, broaden, bear

  17. extend, stretch(verb)

    increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance

    Synonyms:
    go, unfold, exsert, hold out, elongate, strain, stretch along, cover, dilute, reach out, broaden, draw out, gallop, debase, stretch, stretch out, put out, offer, extend, run, widen, expand, load, lead, poke out, carry, pass, protract, stretch forth, continue, adulterate, prolong

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. extend

    To add is to increase by adjoining or uniting: in distinction from multiply, which is to increase by repeating. To augment a thing is to increase it by any means, but this word is seldom used directly of material objects; we do not augment a house, a farm, a nation, etc. We may enlarge a house, a farm, or an empire, extend influence or dominion, augment riches, power or influence, attach or annex a building to one that it adjoins or papers to the document they refer to, annex a clause or a codicil, affix a seal or a signature, annex a territory, attach a condition to a promise. A speaker may amplify a discourse by a fuller treatment throughout than was originally planned, or he may append or subjoin certain remarks without change of what has gone before. We cast up or sum up an account, though add up and make up are now more usual expressions.

    Synonyms:
    add, adjoin, affix, amplify, annex, append, attach, augment, cast up, enlarge, increase, join on, make up, subjoin, sum up

    Antonyms:
    abstract, deduct, diminish, dissever, lessen, reduce, remove, subtract, withdraw

    Preposition:
    Other items are to be added to the account.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. extend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    stretch out, reach out, reach forth

  2. extend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    prolong, continue, lengthen out, protract

  3. extend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    expand, dilate, enlarge, widen, augment, increase, fill out

  4. extend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    diffuse, spread abroad

  5. extend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    offer, yield, give, impart

  6. extend(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    stretch, reach, spread


Translations for extend

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • удължавам, простирам се, продължавамBulgarian
  • extendreCatalan, Valencian
  • rozšířitCzech
  • ausdehnen, ausweiten, erweiternGerman
  • ampliar, extenderSpanish
  • laajentaa, ulottaaFinnish
  • prolongerFrench
  • tautoroMāori
  • uitstrekken, uitbreidenDutch
  • простира́ться, удлини́ть, тяну́ться, продолжа́ть, продо́лжить, продлева́ть, расши́рить, продли́ть, удлиня́ть, расширя́ть, продлитьRussian
  • విస్తరించుTelugu
  • uzatmak, genişletmekTurkish

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