drawn-out, extended, lengthy, prolonged, protracted(adj)
relatively long in duration; tediously protracted
"a drawn-out argument"; "an extended discussion"; "a lengthy visit from her mother-in-law"; "a prolonged and bitter struggle"; "protracted negotiations"
fully extended or stretched forth
"an extended telescope"; "his extended legs reached almost across the small room"; "refused to accept the extended hand"
elongated, extended, lengthened, prolonged(adj)
drawn out or made longer spatially
"Picasso's elongated Don Quixote"; "lengthened skirts are fashionable this year"; "the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes"; "a prolonged black line across the page"
beyond the literal or primary sense
"`hot off the press' shows an extended sense of `hot'"
large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity
"an extensive Roman settlement in northwest England"; "extended farm lands"; "surgeons with extended experience"; "they suffered extensive damage"
longer in length or extension; elongated
stretched out or pulled out; expanded
lasting longer; protracted
having a large scope or range; extensive
wider than usual
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'extended' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2544
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'extended' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4714
Rank popularity for the word 'extended' in Adjectives Frequency: #787
The numerical value of extended in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of extended in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of extended in a Sentence
As civilized human beings, we are the inheritors, neither of an inquiry about ourselves and the world, nor of an accumulating body of information, but of a conversation, begun in the primeval forests and extended and made more articulate in the course of centuries. It is a conversation which goes on both in public and within each of ourselves.
This has shaken my staff to the core, that little girl had been subjected to the most unspeakable measure of torture for an extended period of time. This is child abuse, the likes of which we haven't experienced here (in Plumas County).
This study now shows that radiation delivered at space relevant dose rates over extended times elicits adverse neurocognitive effects similar to our past studied using dose rates that were about 400 times higher.
Even if equity markets are overvalued, they are not terribly over extended.
We were pretty extended, thursday was a pretty big move, and Friday kept it going.
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