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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outstretchedadjective

    fully extended especially in length

    "a kitten with one paw outstretched"

Wiktionary

  1. outstretchedadjective

    extended or stretched out

    They ran towards each other with arms outstretched, and the credits rolled.

ChatGPT

  1. outstretched

    Outstretched refers to an act of extending or spreading out something, typically body parts like arms, limbs or wings, to their full length or width. It generally implies reaching or pointing towards something or in a particular direction.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outstretched in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outstretched in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of outstretched in a Sentence

  1. Guillermo Lasso:

    Ecuadorians who seek dialogue will find a government with an outstretched hand, those who seek chaos, violence and terrorism will face the full force of the law.

  2. Tony Blair:

    The party is walking eyes shut, arms outstretched over the cliff’s edge to the jagged rocks below.

  3. Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades:

    We have our hand outstretched, not for them to abuse it, but for them to accept it.

  4. Bob Menendez:

    President Obama may have outstretched his hand, but the Castros still have their fists real tight.

  5. Emily Post:

    Our advice to them is to get comfortable with letting people know, because I think the rude thing to do would be to stand there and act like you are ignoring an outstretched hand, if the outstretched hand comes to you and you do not want to shake hands, you want to acknowledge that by saying, 'I actually don't shake hands' or 'I am sorry that I don't shake hands, but I am so pleased to meet you.'.

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