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Meaning of word stretch from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

stretch   noun

Meaning : A large and unbroken expanse or distance.

Example : A stretch of highway.
A stretch of clear water.

Meaning : The act of physically reaching or thrusting out.

Synonyms : reach, reaching

Meaning : A straightaway section of a racetrack.

Meaning : Exercise designed to extend the limbs and muscles to their full extent.

Synonyms : stretching

Meaning : Extension to or beyond the ordinary limit.

Example : Running at full stretch.
By no stretch of the imagination.
Beyond any stretch of his understanding.

Meaning : An unbroken period of time during which you do something.

Example : There were stretches of boredom.
He did a stretch in the federal penitentiary.

Synonyms : stint

Meaning : The capacity for being stretched.

Synonyms : stretchability, stretchiness

stretch   verb

Meaning : Occupy a large, elongated area.

Example : The park stretched beneath the train line.

Synonyms : stretch along

Meaning : Extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body.

Example : Stretch your legs!.
Extend your right arm above your head.

Synonyms : extend

शारीरिक अवयवों को तानना अथवा फैलाना।

सो कर उठते ही प्रायः सभी अँगड़ाते हैं।
अँगड़ाई लेना, अँगड़ाना, अंगड़ाई लेना, अंगड़ाना

Meaning : Extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length.

Example : Unfold the newspaper.
Stretch out that piece of cloth.
Extend the TV antenna.

Synonyms : extend, stretch out, unfold

Meaning : Become longer by being stretched and pulled.

Example : The fabric stretches.

Become smaller or draw together.

The fabric shrank.
The balloon shrank.
contract, shrink

Meaning : Make long or longer by pulling and stretching.

Example : Stretch the fabric.

Synonyms : elongate

किसी सिमटी या लिपटी हुई चीज़ को खींचकर फैलाना।

अँगड़ाई लेते समय हम अपना हाथ-पैर तानते हैं।

किसी को तानने में प्रवृत्त करना।

दादाजी बच्चों से स्प्रिंग तनवा रहे हैं।

Meaning : Lie down comfortably.

Example : To enjoy the picnic, we stretched out on the grass.

Synonyms : stretch out

Meaning : Pull in opposite directions.

Example : During the Inquisition, the torturers would stretch their victims on a rack.

Meaning : Extend the scope or meaning of. Often unduly.

Example : Stretch the limits.
Stretch my patience.
Stretch the imagination.

Meaning : Corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance. Often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones.

Example : Adulterate liquor.

Synonyms : adulterate, debase, dilute, load

Meaning : Increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance.

Example : Stretch the soup by adding some more cream.
Extend the casserole with a little rice.

Synonyms : extend

Meaning : Extend one's body or limbs.

Example : Let's stretch for a minute--we've been sitting here for over 3 hours.

Synonyms : stretch out

कुछ लेट या बहुत फैलकर बैठना।

वह बाज़ार से आने के बाद आराम कुर्सी पर पसर गया।
पसरना, फैलना

stretch   adjective

Meaning : Having an elongated seating area.

Example : A stretch limousine.

Meaning : Easily stretched.

Example : Stretch hosiery.


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