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Verbs (29)
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extend, stretch
v. extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body; "Stretch your legs!"; "Extend your right arm above your head"
stretch forth, hold out, put out, stretch out, exsert, extend
v. thrust or extend out; "He held out his hand"; "point a finger"; "extend a hand"; "the bee exserted its sting"
extend, carry
v. continue or extend; "The civil war carried into the neighboring province"; "The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces"
extend
v. prolong the time allowed for payment of; "extend the loan"
stretch, extend
v. increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance; "stretch the soup by adding some more cream"; "extend the casserole with a little rice"
extend
v. open or straighten out; unbend; "Can we extend the legs of this dining table?"
extend, strain
v. use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity; "He really extended himself when he climbed Kilimanjaro"; "Don't strain your mind too much"
offer, extend
v. make available; provide; "extend a loan"; "The bank offers a good deal on new mortgages"
extend, lead, pass, go, run
v. stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
extend, continue, cover
v. span an interval of distance, space or time; "The war extended over five years"; "The period covered the turn of the century"; "My land extends over the hills on the horizon"; "This farm covers some 200 acres"; "The Archipelago continues for another 500 miles"
reach out, poke out, extend
v. reach outward in space; "The awning extends several feet over the sidewalk"
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Fuzzynyms (210)
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make relaxed, loosen up, unlax, unstrain, unwind, relax
v. cause to feel relaxed; "A hot bath always relaxes me"
extend, stretch
v. extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body; "Stretch your legs!"; "Extend your right arm above your head"
extend, stretch
v. extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body; "Stretch your legs!"; "Extend your right arm above your head"
extend, stretch
v. extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body; "Stretch your legs!"; "Extend your right arm above your head"
rest, remain, stay
v. stay the same; remain in a certain state; "The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it"; "rest assured"; "stay alone"; "He remained unmoved by her tears"; "The bad weather continued for another week"
rest, remain, stay
v. stay the same; remain in a certain state; "The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it"; "rest assured"; "stay alone"; "He remained unmoved by her tears"; "The bad weather continued for another week"
augment
v. enlarge or increase; "The recent speech of the president augmented tensions in the Near East"
augment
v. enlarge or increase; "The recent speech of the president augmented tensions in the Near East"
enlarge
v. make larger; "She enlarged the flower beds"
enlarge
v. become larger or bigger
renew, regenerate
v. reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new; "We renewed our friendship after a hiatus of twenty years"; "They renewed their membership"
recondition
v. bring into an improved condition; "He reconditioned the old appliances"
recondition
v. bring into an improved condition; "He reconditioned the old appliances"
keep, preserve
v. prevent (food) from rotting; "preserved meats"; "keep potatoes fresh"
thin out, cut, reduce, thin, dilute
v. lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; "cut bourbon"
rarefy, attenuate
v. weaken the consistency of (a chemical substance)
expand
v. make bigger or wider in size, volume, or quantity; "expand the house by adding another wing"
blow up, magnify, enlarge
v. make large; "blow up an image"
blow up, magnify, enlarge
v. make large; "blow up an image"
stretch
v. become longer by being stretched and pulled; "The fabric stretches"
stretch
v. become longer by being stretched and pulled; "The fabric stretches"
stretch
v. become longer by being stretched and pulled; "The fabric stretches"
stretch
v. become longer by being stretched and pulled; "The fabric stretches"
rejuvenate
v. make younger or more youthful; "The contact with his grandchildren rejuvenated him"
rejuvenate
v. make younger or more youthful; "The contact with his grandchildren rejuvenated him"
tumesce, tumefy, intumesce, swell up, swell
v. expand abnormally; "The bellies of the starving children are swelling"
inflate
v. increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value; "inflate the currency"
inflate
v. increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value; "inflate the currency"
inflate
v. increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value; "inflate the currency"
inflate
v. increase the amount or availability of, creating a rise in value; "inflate the currency"
intensify
v. make the chemically affected part of (a negative) denser or more opaque in order produce a stronger contrast between light and dark
widen
v. become broader or wider or more extensive; "The road widened"
widen
v. become broader or wider or more extensive; "The road widened"
widen
v. become broader or wider or more extensive; "The road widened"
widen
v. become broader or wider or more extensive; "The road widened"
widen
v. become broader or wider or more extensive; "The road widened"
distend
v. cause to expand as it by internal pressure; "The gas distended the animal's body"
extend
v. prolong the time allowed for payment of; "extend the loan"
extend
v. prolong the time allowed for payment of; "extend the loan"
extend
v. prolong the time allowed for payment of; "extend the loan"
stretch, extend
v. increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance; "stretch the soup by adding some more cream"; "extend the casserole with a little rice"
stretch, extend
v. increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance; "stretch the soup by adding some more cream"; "extend the casserole with a little rice"
stretch, extend
v. increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance; "stretch the soup by adding some more cream"; "extend the casserole with a little rice"
refine
v. make more precise or increase the discriminatory powers of; "refine a method of analysis"; "refine the constant in the equation"
loose, relax, loosen
v. become loose or looser or less tight; "The noose loosened"; "the rope relaxed"
unbend, relax
v. make less taut; "relax the tension on the rope"
rise, heighten
v. become more extreme; "The tension heightened"
amplify, magnify
v. increase in size, volume or significance; "Her terror was magnified in her mind"
strain, distort, deform
v. alter the shape of (something) by stress; "His body was deformed by leprosy"
extend
v. open or straighten out; unbend; "Can we extend the legs of this dining table?"
extend
v. open or straighten out; unbend; "Can we extend the legs of this dining table?"
extend
v. open or straighten out; unbend; "Can we extend the legs of this dining table?"
extend
v. open or straighten out; unbend; "Can we extend the legs of this dining table?"
extend
v. open or straighten out; unbend; "Can we extend the legs of this dining table?"
eternalise, eternalize, eternise, eternize, immortalise, immortalize
v. make famous forever; "This melody immortalized its composer"
draw
v. bring or lead someone to a certain action or condition; "She was drawn to despair"; "The President refused to be drawn into delivering an ultimatum"; "The session was drawn to a close"
deify
v. exalt to the position of a God; "the people deified their King"
project
v. communicate vividly; "He projected his feelings"
lie
v. tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive; "Don't lie to your parents"; "She lied when she told me she was only 29"
warp, garble, distort, falsify
v. make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story
distort, colour, color
v. make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story
pass around, circularise, circularize, disperse, diffuse, spread, broadcast, propagate, disseminate, distribute, circulate
v. cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"
go around, circulate, spread
v. become widely known and passed on; "the rumor spread"; "the story went around in the office"
cater, ply, supply, provide
v. give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance; "The hostess provided lunch for all the guests"
spread
v. cover by spreading something over; "spread the bread with cheese"
reach out, reach
v. move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense; "Government reaches out to the people"
reach out, reach
v. move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense; "Government reaches out to the people"
reach out, reach
v. move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense; "Government reaches out to the people"
spread out, open, spread, unfold
v. spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map"; "spread your arms"
spread out, open, spread, unfold
v. spread out or open from a closed or folded state; "open the map"; "spread your arms"
exalt
v. raise in rank, character, or status; "exalted the humble shoemaker to the rank of King's adviser"
take out, get out, pull out, pull, draw
v. bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover; "draw a weapon"; "pull out a gun"; "The mugger pulled a knife on his victim"
go forward, continue, proceed
v. move ahead; travel onward in time or space; "We proceeded towards Washington"; "She continued in the direction of the hills"; "We are moving ahead in time now"
go forward, continue, proceed
v. move ahead; travel onward in time or space; "We proceeded towards Washington"; "She continued in the direction of the hills"; "We are moving ahead in time now"
pop
v. burst open with a sharp, explosive sound; "The balloon popped"; "This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven"
develop
v. make visible by means of chemical solutions; "Please develop this roll of film for me"
kick in, chip in, give, contribute
v. contribute to some cause; "I gave at the office"
return, render
v. give back; "render money"
furnish, render, provide, supply
v. give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"
exploit, overwork
v. work excessively hard; "he is exploiting the students"
rule, govern
v. exercise authority over; as of nations; "Who is governing the country now?"
reign
v. have sovereign power; "Henry VIII reigned for a long time"
cover, comprehend, encompass, embrace
v. include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory; "This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds"; "this should cover everyone in the group"
cover, comprehend, encompass, embrace
v. include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory; "This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds"; "this should cover everyone in the group"
mill around, mill about, mess about, hang around, lallygag, footle, lurk, linger, tarry, loaf, lollygag, lounge, loiter
v. be about; "The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square"; "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?"
extend, lead, pass, go, run
v. stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; "Service runs all the way to Cranbury"; "His knowledge doesn't go very far"; "My memory extends back to my fourth year of life"; "The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets"
overspread, spread
v. spread across or over; "A big oil spot spread across the water"
reach out, poke out, extend
v. reach outward in space; "The awning extends several feet over the sidewalk"
straddle, range
v. range or extend over; occupy a certain area; "The plants straddle the entire state"
face, look, front
v. be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to; "The house looks north"; "My backyard look onto the pond"; "The building faces the park"
overtop, overlook, command, dominate
v. look down on; "The villa dominates the town"
Synonyms (9)
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deposit, stick, wedge, lodge
v. put, fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table"; "stick your thumb in the crack"
extend to, touch, reach
v. to extend as far as; "The sunlight reached the wall"; "Can he reach?" "The chair must not touch the wall"
straddle, range
v. range or extend over; occupy a certain area; "The plants straddle the entire state"
Antonyms (7)
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shorten
v. make shorter than originally intended; reduce or retrench in length or duration; "He shortened his trip due to illness"
terminate, end
v. be the end of; be the last or concluding part of; "This sad scene ended the movie"
kill
v. destroy a vitally essential quality of or in; "Eating artichokes kills the taste of all other foods"
minify, lessen, decrease
v. make smaller; "He decreased his staff"
extend
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