Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) widen, broaden, extend (extend in scope or range or area) "The law was extended to all citizens"; "widen the range of applications"; "broaden your horizon"; "Extend your backyard"
- S: (v) run, go, pass, lead, extend (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"
- S: (v) cover, continue, extend (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"
- S: (v) extend, offer (make available; provide) "extend a loan"; "The bank offers a good deal on new mortgages"
- S: (v) exsert, stretch out, put out, extend, hold out, stretch forth (thrust or extend out) "He held out his hand"; "point a finger"; "extend a hand"; "the bee exserted its sting"
- S: (v) extend, poke out, reach out (reach outward in space) "The awning extends several feet over the sidewalk"
- S: (v) offer, extend (offer verbally) "extend my greetings"; "He offered his sympathy"
- S: (v) stretch, extend (extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body) "Stretch your legs!"; "Extend your right arm above your head"
- S: (v) extend, expand (expand the influence of) "The King extended his rule to the Eastern part of the continent"
- S: (v) prolong, protract, extend, draw out (lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer) "We prolonged our stay"; "She extended her visit by another day"; "The meeting was drawn out until midnight"
- S: (v) unfold, stretch, stretch out, extend (extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length) "Unfold the newspaper"; "stretch out that piece of cloth"; "extend the TV antenna"
- S: (v) gallop, extend (cause to move at full gallop) "Did you gallop the horse just now?"
- S: (v) extend (open or straighten out; unbend) "Can we extend the legs of this dining table?"
- S: (v) strain, extend (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"
- S: (v) extend (prolong the time allowed for payment of) "extend the loan"
- S: (v) carry, extend (continue or extend) "The civil war carried into the neighboring province"; "The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces"
- S: (v) extend, stretch (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"