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1. stretch

verb. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] occupy a large, elongated area.

Synonyms

  • be

Antonyms

  • contraction
  • flexion

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Stretch

  • sketch
  • kvetch
  • kretsch
  • vetsch
  • petsche
  • petsch
  • meche
  • letsch
  • ketch
  • fetsch
  • fetch
  • betsch

How do you pronounce stretch?

Pronounce stretch as strɛʧ.

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How do you spell stretch? Is it strech ?

A common misspelling of stretch is strech

2. stretch

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • unstrain
  • retreat
  • boo
  • moving

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. stretch

verb. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length.

Synonyms

  • change shape
  • change form
  • extend
  • unfold
  • stretch out

Antonyms

  • move in
  • move out
  • stay
  • rest

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. stretch

verb. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] become longer by being stretched and pulled.

Synonyms

  • yield
  • grow

Antonyms

  • recede
  • ride
  • follow

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. stretch

noun. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] a large and unbroken expanse or distance.

Synonyms

  • expanse
  • slack

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • top out
  • fail

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. stretch

verb. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] make long or longer by pulling and stretching.

Synonyms

  • shoetree
  • lengthen
  • elongate

Antonyms

  • fall
  • ascend
  • go
  • rise

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. stretch

noun. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] the act of physically reaching or thrusting out.

Synonyms

  • reach
  • movement
  • motion
  • motility
  • move
  • reaching

Antonyms

  • empty
  • worsen
  • break
  • succeed

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. stretch

noun. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] exercise designed to extend the limbs and muscles to their full extent.

Synonyms

  • exercising
  • stretching
  • workout
  • physical exercise
  • pandiculation
  • exercise

Antonyms

  • honest
  • lawful
  • straight
  • dishonesty

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. stretch

noun. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] a straightaway section of a racetrack.

Synonyms

  • racecourse
  • track
  • homestretch
  • raceway
  • straightaway
  • straight

Antonyms

  • perfect
  • pure
  • unextended
  • easy

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. stretch

verb. ['ˈstrɛtʃ'] lie down comfortably.

Synonyms

  • stretch out
  • lie down

Antonyms

  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain

Etymology

  • strecchen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • streccan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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