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Adjective
(of a device) able to be lengthened or spread out
“A case with wheels and an extending handle.”
Verb
Present participle for to make bigger or longer than before
“Mr Green wants to make alterations and additions to the building to create a new restaurant, extend his kitchen and increase the number of toilets to include facilities for the disabled.”
Verb
Present participle for offer or make available
“Well done John and all in the area extend our very best wishes and wish you many more hours of happy flying.”
Verb
Present participle for spread from a central point to cover a wider area
“The desert sands of central Western Australia extend right up to the coast at Shark Bay; there are no rivers and rainfall is extremely low.”
Verb
Present participle for to broaden the meaning or scope of
“We have continued to extend our range of services.”
Verb
“A bill to extend the life of parliament.”
Verb
“She suffered torn knee ligaments and a broken right heel and is unable to extend one leg fully 14 months after the accident.”
Verb
“I nod and extend my hand.”
Verb
“… the company extends its ice cream with thickeners and other additives.”
Verb
“Allow about a quarter of an inch to extend beyond your palm.”
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