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elongate

see definition of elongate
  • verbmake longer
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Synonyms for elongate

verb make longer
  • draw out
  • lengthen
  • draw
  • extend
  • fill
  • pad
  • prolong
  • protract
  • stretch
  • drag one's feet
  • drag out
  • let out
  • prolongate
  • put rubber in
  • spin out

Antonyms for elongate

  • shorten
  • abbreviate
  • curtail
  • constrict
  • contract
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More words related to elongate

draw

verb. take out, extend
  • attenuate
  • choose
  • drain
  • elongate
  • extort
  • extract
  • lengthen
  • pick
  • pull out
  • respire
  • select
  • single out
  • stretch
  • suck
  • take

extend

verb. make larger, longer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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