Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] extend in scope or range or area.

Synonyms

  • territorialise
  • globalize
  • territorialize
  • broaden
  • stretch
  • widen
  • increase
  • expand

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • put option
  • call option
  • woman

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

Featured Games

Rhymes with Extend

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

How do you pronounce extend?

Pronounce extend as ɪkˈstɛnd.

US - How to pronounce extend in American English

UK - How to pronounce extend in British English

Sentences with extend


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
All four parts extend the knee joint and the rectus femoris also helps flex the hip.

2. Verb, base form
Pads are also great for rug or carpet installation because they'll help extend the lifespan of the rug.

Quotes about extend


1. Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.
- Og Mandino

2. This airline is grateful for his extensive contributions and we will miss his friendship and support. We extend our deepest sympathies to the Casey family on its personal loss.
- Gerard Arpey

3. I am a poor man and of little worth, who is laboring in that art that God has given me in order to extend my life as long as possible.
- Michelangelo

2. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope; run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • be
  • run
  • go far
  • go
  • range
  • lead
  • come
  • ray
  • go deep

Antonyms

  • earned run
  • exempt
  • confine
  • idle

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

3. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] span an interval of distance, space or time.

Synonyms

  • be
  • cover
  • sweep
  • dot
  • continue
  • span
  • overlap
  • constellate
  • stud
  • overspread
  • spread
  • ridge
  • traverse

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger
  • ride
  • follow

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

4. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] thrust or extend out.

Synonyms

  • put out
  • motion
  • stretch forth
  • hold out
  • hyperextend
  • gesture
  • exsert
  • stretch out

Antonyms

  • suffer
  • converge
  • be well
  • agree

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

5. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] make available; provide.

Synonyms

  • provide
  • offer
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • running
  • ebb
  • arrive
  • malfunction

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

6. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] reach outward in space.

Synonyms

  • be
  • poke out

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • go
  • rise

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

7. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] offer verbally.

Synonyms

  • give
  • pay

Antonyms

  • appear
  • prevent
  • failing

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

8. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body.

Synonyms

  • tense
  • stretch
  • crane
  • tense up
  • strain
  • stretch out

Antonyms

  • unstrain
  • good-natured
  • lengthwise
  • uncross

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

9. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer.

Synonyms

  • protract
  • spin out
  • temporise
  • temporize
  • spin
  • lengthen
  • carry
  • draw out

Antonyms

  • arise
  • show
  • fall short of
  • defeat

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)

10. extend

verb. ['ɪkˈstɛnd'] expand the influence of.

Synonyms

  • widen
  • alter
  • expand
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • gather
  • centralization
  • fold
  • cross

Etymology

  • extendo (Latin)
Synonym.com