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1. distend

verb. ['dɪˈstɛnd'] swell from or as if from internal pressure.

Synonyms

  • tumesce
  • swell up
  • tumefy
  • swell

Antonyms

  • woman
  • natural depression
  • decrease
  • contract

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Rhymes with Distend

  • overextend
  • comprehend
  • condescend
  • transcend
  • recommend
  • landsend
  • apprehend
  • suspend
  • reoffend
  • pretend
  • portend
  • misspend
  • extend
  • expend
  • echemende
  • contend
  • befriend
  • yearend
  • unbend
  • relend
  • intend
  • impend
  • descend
  • depend
  • defend
  • commend
  • backend
  • trend
  • spend
  • offend

Sentences with distend


1. Verb, base form
Don't pull too much or the seams will distend and twist the dress.

2. distend

verb. ['dɪˈstɛnd'] cause to expand as it by internal pressure.

Antonyms

  • generalize

3. distend

verb. ['dɪˈstɛnd'] become wider.

Synonyms

  • widen

Antonyms

  • take in
  • tapered
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