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Synonyms for extension

Synonyms for extension

the act of making something longer or the condition of being made longer

the act of increasing in dimensions, scope, or inclusiveness

an area within which something or someone exists, acts, or has influence or power

a part added to a main structure


Synonyms for extension

a mutually agreed delay in the date set for the completion of a job or payment of a debt

act of expanding in scope

the spreading of something (a belief or practice) into new regions

an educational opportunity provided by colleges and universities to people who are not enrolled as regular students

act of stretching or straightening out a flexed limb

a string of characters beginning with a period and followed by one or more letters

the most direct or specific meaning of a word or expression

the ability to raise the working leg high in the air

Related Words

amount or degree or range to which something extends

an additional telephone set that is connected to the same telephone line

an addition to the length of something

an addition that extends a main building

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Chris said: "I'd ordered an extension lead and coat hangers off Amazon - we've not been in the house long so we're still getting some basics.
Please do not let your pooch get too far ahead of you on an extension lead.
ey had found a small cannabis farm and an extension lead attached to the farm had caught re.
It comes with lots of useful extras, including an extension lead for when you want to detach the head from the base, a headband so you can use it like a miner''s lamp, and a diffuser, which makes a real difference when using it.
A knotted extension lead is believed to have caused the fire at a property in Outram Street, Stockton, at 11.
It's really useful for cutting outside - no extension lead needed and no power lead to get in the way.
The cause of the blaze is understood to have been an uncoiled extension lead, fitted to an oil-fired heater, which overheated.
A fire service spokesman said the cause of the blaze in the bedroom is understood to have been an uncoiled extension lead, fitted to an oil-fired heater, which overheated.
And the same month he claimed pounds 75 to have an extension lead fitted and for a new handset so he could watch Sky in his bedroom.
Daniel Titley, 13, was thrown off his feet by the power surge from an extension lead at his home in Chelmsley Wood, Solihull, and died five days later in hospital.
The floor sander had an ineffective cord grip and was supplied with an unearthed extension lead, even though the sander itself was an earthed appliance.
My husband had a fall in Clayton Square when a lady with a dog on an extension lead let her dog roam ahead of her.
You can have an extension lead to allow freedom to your dog in open spaces but still have control in a difficult position.
REPTILES and insects were killed in a fire that started because an electrical extension lead overheated.