What does stretch out mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfold, stretch, stretch out, extend(verb)

    extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length

    "Unfold the newspaper"; "stretch out that piece of cloth"; "extend the TV antenna"

  2. stretch, stretch out(verb)

    lie down comfortably

    "To enjoy the picnic, we stretched out on the grass"

  3. exsert, stretch out, put out, extend, hold out, stretch forth(verb)

    thrust or extend out

    "He held out his hand"; "point a finger"; "extend a hand"; "the bee exserted its sting"

  4. stretch, stretch out(verb)

    extend one's body or limbs

    "Let's stretch for a minute--we've been sitting here for over 3 hours"

  5. crane, stretch out(verb)

    stretch (the neck) so as to see better

    "The women craned their necks to see the President drive by"

Wiktionary

  1. stretch out(Verb)

    To lie fully extended

  2. stretch out(Verb)

    To fully extend a part of the body.

  3. Origin: * From stretch + out

How to pronounce stretch out?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say stretch out in sign language?

  1. stretchout

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stretch out in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stretch out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of stretch out in a Sentence

  1. Esther Zinge:

    We had to ask a local hospital for soya milk so we can stretch out the food. All we've had so far is biscuits.

  2. Seneca:

    It is a denial of justice not to stretch out a helping hand to the fallen that is the common right of humanity.

  3. Seneca:

    It is a denial of justice not to stretch out a helping hand to the fallen; that is the common right of humanity.

  4. Esther Zinge:

    The help is coming, but it's coming very slowly, we had to ask a local hospital for soya milk so we can stretch out the food. All we've had so far is biscuits.

  5. Winston Churchill:

    Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will never get to the end of the journey. But this, so far from discouraging, only adds to the joy and glory of the climb.

Images & Illustrations of stretch out

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