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Synonyms for lengthen

verb extend
  • augment
  • elongate
  • expand
  • prolong
  • amplify
  • continue
  • dilate
  • distend
  • draw
  • increase
  • pad
  • proceed
  • protract
  • reach
  • stretch
  • drag out
  • draw out
  • let out
  • make longer
  • prolongate
  • spin out
  • string out

Antonyms for lengthen

  • abbreviate
  • contract
  • shorten
  • cease
  • compress
  • curtail
  • decrease
  • halt
  • lessen
  • lose
  • reduce
  • stop
  • cut
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to lengthen

amplified

verb. increase in size or effect

amplifies

verb. increase in size or effect

amplify

verb. increase in size or effect

continue

verb. persist, carry on

continued

verb. persist, carry on

continues

verb. persist, carry on
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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