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Synonyms for lengthen

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become long or longer

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A word is lengthened when its own vowel is exchanged for a longer one, or when a syllable is inserted.
As they ran, their arms turned into legs, their faces lengthened into snouts and their backs became covered with long gray hairs.
The Passenger Forum (TPF) convenor Primo Morillo said that while the proposal 'may increase vehicular speed' along the two roads, it 'might lengthen travel time.'
Lengthen your back and press down through your heels.
As the stems lengthen, the tightly packed inflorescence pulls itself from the fattened stems, lengthening and shaking itself out until the long panicles are released and shake their willowy heads.
To use these polycentric knee joints for KD prostheses, special KD anchors are designed to lengthen the thigh as little as possible.
Despite the uncertainty, some claim to know how to lengthen our telomeres.
Now, lengthen your back by reaching out through the crown of your head (not the chin--try to keep your chin neutral and centered over the notch in your throat) and tailbone.
Washington, Nov 15 ( ANI ): Biologists have documented a direct association between insulin and life span, suggesting that blocking the activity of a protein complex activin can lengthen a fruit fly's life span by as much as 20 percent, which is about 10 days.
The Birkenhead shipyard and engineering firm completed a PS2.7m contract to modernise and lengthen MV Hoy Head, a car ferry owned by Orkney Islands Council.
has expanded its Strictly Curls line of hair care products to include Strictly Curls Stretch, a styler formulated to lengthen and loosen tightly wound curls between shampoos.
Summary: Have you noticed a reeeeeeally annoying trend recently for texters to lengthen the vowel count ...
MERIDIAN'S YANKEE Six doubles four trebles and an accumulator: Toy Gun (2.30, nap), Hard Ball (1.20 Southwell, nb), Shadows Lengthen (3.20 Southwell) and Freedom Flying (3.40 Leicester) ROCKAVON (of the Sunday Mail) Today's nap: SHADOWS LENGTHEN (3.20 Southwell) KLONDYKE INGLEBY ARCH (2.50 Southwell) PROFIT'S REALITY (3.20 Southwell) WEDDING DREAM (4.20 Southwell) POT LUCK Leicester placepot 1.40 - 7; 2.10 - 1, 5; 2.40 - 1; 3.10 - 2; 3.40 - 3, 6; 4.10 - 4, 7.