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Meaning of STRETCH OUT

Pronunciation:  strechawt

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [v]  extend out and forward, as of a limb; "He held out his hand"; "point a finger"; "extend a hand"
  2. [v]  of the neck; so as to see better
  3. [v]  extend one's body or limbs; "Let's stretch for a minute--we've been sitting here for over 3 hours"
  4. [v]  lie down comfortably; "To enjoy the picnic, we stretched out on the grass"
  5. [v]  extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length; "Unfold the newspaper"; "stretch out that piece of cloth"; "extend the TV antenna"
 
 Synonyms: crane, extend, extend, hold out, put out, stretch, stretch forth, unfold
 
 See Also: change form, change shape, deform, gesticulate, gesture, hyperextend, lie, lie down, motion, move, stretch

 

 

 

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