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Synonyms for extend

Synonyms for extend

to move or arrange so as to cover a larger area

to make or become more comprehensive or inclusive

to proceed on a certain course or for a certain distance

to change or fluctuate within limits

to put before another for acceptance

to make (something) readily available

to arrange for the extension of

Synonyms

Synonyms for extend

stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope

span an interval of distance, space or time

make available

reach outward in space

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offer verbally

Synonyms

Related Words

extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body

expand the influence of

extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length

cause to move at full gallop

prolong the time allowed for payment of

continue or extend

increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance

References in classic literature ?
Struck in the breast and extending his arms, the Spaniard fell back on the crupper, and the terrified horse, turning around, carried him off.
It is the head of a long river, extending from the south end of the Wind River Mountains in a northeast direction, until it falls into the Yellowstone.
And also to an Act, entitled, "an Act, supplementary to an Act, for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times herein mentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints.
The immense lounge of mats lying between the parallel rows of the trunks of cocoanut trees, and extending the entire length of the house, at least two hundred feet, was covered by the reclining forms of a host of chiefs and warriors who were eating at a great rate, or soothing the cares of Polynesian life in the sedative fumes of tobacco.
For some time he revolved the idea in his mind, gradually extending and maturing his plans as his means of executing them augmented.
In historical works on the year 1812 French writers are very fond of saying that Napoleon felt the danger of extending his line, that he sought a battle and that his marshals advised him to stop at Smolensk, and of making similar statements to show that the danger of the campaign was even then understood.
ROAMING BY the mountainside at sundown, a Wolf saw his own shadow become greatly extended and magnified, and he said to himself, "Why should I, being of such an immense size and extending nearly an acre in length, be afraid of the Lion?
The first group extended from the pole to the eighty-fourth parallel, on the eastern part of the orb; the second occupied the eastern border, extending from the 65@ of latitude to the pole.
I purposely abstain from extending these observations to any length.