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Definitions for expanded
ɪkˈspæn dɪdex·pand·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. expandedadjective

    increased in extent or size or bulk or scope


  1. expanded

    Expanded generally refers to something that has been enlarged, extended, or increased in size, scope, volume or quantity. This can apply to a wide variety of contexts, such as a business expanding its operations, a material expanding due to heat, or a discussion topic being expanded to cover more areas.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Expanded

    of Expand


  1. Expanded

    spread or flattened out: applied to Lepidoptera when set for the cabinet.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of expanded in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of expanded in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of expanded in a Sentence

  1. Mickey Mehta:

    Instead of asking why always, ask why not, and the whole orientation of your being will change from a world of limited possibilities, to a world of all possibilities. Remember there is always a way to what we desire, aspire. One simply has to live in expanded awareness and you will navigate without roadblocks.

  2. President Barack Obama:

    I think seeing if we can do more on delivery-system reform, making sure that we fill the gaps in those states that haven't expanded Medicaid.

  3. Hassan Kabbani:

    Zain used national roaming to provide nationwide coverage when it launched, but as the company expanded the coverage and capacity of its own network it needs to rely less on national roaming.

  4. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush:

    My record as governor of the state of Florida was we expanded women's health spending through community-based care, we didn't spend it through Planned Parenthood -- we defunded Planned Parenthood. But we expanded women's health issues and programs.

  5. Daniel Vaughn:

    My definition of barbecue has only expanded. The more that I explore the subject, the more the subject grows.

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    excessively agitated; distraught with fear or other violent emotion
    • A. frantic
    • B. whirring
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