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stretched

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stretched(adj)

    (of muscles) relieved of stiffness by stretching

    "well-stretched muscles are less susceptible to injury"

  2. stretched(adj)

    extended or spread over a wide area or distance

    "broad fields lay stretched on both sides of us"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stretched

    of Stretch

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stretched' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4415

How to pronounce stretched?

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How to say stretched in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stretched in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stretched in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of stretched in a Sentence

  1. Youssef Zohny:

    The resource areas of the market have been extremely strong this year and likely are going to see a pullback here given they look pretty stretched and likely overbought.

  2. Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov:

    This is a totally different scale and you need a bit more patience, you need a bit more time. In the end we will deliver the same outcome: we will pay off the debt and we will improve margins, the Street is wanting to see quarter-by-quarter that we can actually integrate this business, that we haven't over-stretched and can pay down debt.

  3. Mark Badgley:

    We bought a first-class ticket to Los Angeles, first class for the gown, and we tied 22 Campbell's soup cans around the hem. And by the time it got to L.A. that night it had stretched out and she wore it. It was beautiful on her.

  4. Josh Shapiro:

    The grand jury ultimately found thousands of children who were abused by 301 predator priests and a systematic cover-up by church leaders that stretched all the way to the Vatican. It was something that we simply couldn't walk away from, it breaks my heart that they have prioritized the reputation of their institution over the needs of these children.

  5. Ben Jang:

    We have relatively stretched valuations and I think just a lot of (investor) repositioning from the upswing we've had on the commodity side.

Images & Illustrations of stretched

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