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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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Japanese Kitchen by Tabaimo, Twin World by Atsushi Fukui, Fish extension lead by Maywa Denki.
Please do not let you pooch get far ahead of you on an extension lead.
Matthew Ian Baxter Hatherill, 26, of Devon Avenue, Barry, pleaded guilty to stealing an extension lead worth PS8 from Poundstretcher and was ordered to pay PS8 compensation.
She was just two years old when an extension lead sparked the fire and she suffered 65% burns to her body and was left fighting for life.
Emmy Taylor was three in 2011 when an extension lead started a blaze that killed her uncle and grandad.
The growing system, which included lights on timers, fans and carbon filters was being powered through an extension lead from the kitchen, said Mr Grieves-Smith.
A knotted extension lead is believed to have caused the fire at a property in Outram Street, Stockton, at 11.
It comes with lots of well-thought-out extras, including small Velcro straps, a clamp and 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, a storage pouch and an attachment to diffuse the light.
Then between midnight and 6am on Sunday thieves broke into a van parked in Ariel Street and stole three Makita drills, an AEG drill and an extension lead.
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 man, who has not been named, was mending an extension lead for garden equipment when he suffered a massive electric shock.
79; 15m 13amp heavy-duty extension lead, pounds 11.
5cfm air compressor, a yellow 110 extension lead, a glue canister with gun and hose attached, and a Stanley holdall containing various tools.