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extend

see definition of extend
  • verbmake larger, longer
  • verboffer
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Synonyms for extend

verb make larger, longer
  • boost
  • broaden
  • continue
  • develop
  • enhance
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • go on
  • increase
  • last
  • lengthen
  • open
  • prolong
  • spread
  • stretch
  • take
  • widen
  • aggrandize
  • amplify
  • augment
  • crane
  • dilate
  • draw
  • elongate
  • heighten
  • magnify
  • mantle
  • multiply
  • pad
  • protract
  • stall
  • supplement
  • unfold
  • unfurl
  • unroll
  • add to
  • beef up
  • carry on
  • drag one's feet
  • drag out
  • draw out
  • fan out
  • let out
  • prolongate
  • run on
  • spin out
  • spread out
  • string out

Antonyms for extend

  • abbreviate
  • abridge
  • cease
  • close
  • compress
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • discontinue
  • end
  • finish
  • halt
  • hide
  • hinder
  • lessen
  • lose
  • lower
  • narrow
  • reduce
  • restrict
  • shorten
  • shrink
  • stop
  • constrict
  • contract
  • curtail
  • degrade
  • condense
  • cut
  • hold
  • keep
  • maintain
  • take back
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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administer

verb. dispense something needed

administered

verb. dispense something needed

administering

verb. dispense something needed

aggrandize

verb. cause something to seem or be greater, bigger

amount

verb. equal, add up to

amounted

verb. equal, add up to
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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