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Definitions of "extended"

  • Stretched or pulled out: an extended telescope. adjective
  • Continued for a long period of time; protracted: had an extended vacation in the Alps. adjective
  • Enlarged or broad in meaning, scope, or influence: an extended sense of the word honest. adjective
  • Simple past tense and past participle of extend. verb
  • longer in length or extension; elongated adjective
  • stretched out or pulled out; expanded adjective
  • lasting longer; protracted adjective
  • having a large scope or range; extensive adjective
  • wider than usual adjective
  • Having extent or extension; occupying space; dimensional; spatial.
  • In heraldry, same as displayed.
  • drawn out or made longer spatially adjective
  • relatively long in duration; tediously protracted adjective
  • large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity adjective
  • beyond the literal or primary sense adjective
  • fully extended or stretched forth adjective

The word "extended" in example sentences

"Everything must be A or not A" (_extended_, if you please, or _not extended_); but in its subordinate form, "Everything extended must be extended infinitely or finitely," it is only applicable, and only intended by Hamilton to be applied, to those _phenomena_ which are already given as extended in some degree.. [The Philosophy of the Conditioned]

From this small epitome in the brain, the child is an extended copy -- _extended_ from a mathematical point, where all the members and lineaments are _intended_.. [Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Volume XXII]

Mikhail Khodorkovsky, once Russia's richest man, who has been in prison since 2003 on charges widely seen as Putin's revenge for challenging his power, saw his term extended by several more years last December.. [StarTribune.com rss feed]

It was by such kind of practices that the decemvirs, who by the laws of their institution were to be elected annually, got their term extended to another year, and in that interval, by preventing the assembling of the comitia, they endeavoured to perpetuate their power.. [The Social Contract]

Update: It has been brought to my attention that after the 21 year sentence a prisoner can have their term extended by a judge if they are deemed a threat to society.. [Forbes.com: News]

That raised some speculation that the central bank may eliminate the phrase "extended period" for the key policy rate at an earlier date, which would pave the way for interest-rate increases.. [Treasurys Slip on Report About Fed Rate Outlook]

But in the end, they got the interest rate and payments lowered to an affordable level, and the term extended to 30 years.. [Keeping Low Income Families In Their Homes]

When we hear the term extended studies, few know what that means.. [John M. Eger: The Entrepreneurship of Extended Studies]

Chief executive officer Wynand Harmse also had his term extended for another year to September 30, 1994.. [ANC Daily News Briefing]

He enlisted for a year as a soldier of the Revolutionary War, on March 3, 1778, but had his term extended to two years, and {p. 53} was in several engagements.. [The Jefferson-Lemen Compact The Relations of Thomas Jefferson and James Lemen in the Exclusion of Slavery from Illinois and Northern Territory with Related Documents 1781-1818]

French minds the term extended to all the territory bounded to the north by Canada and to the south by Mexico, and stretching from the. [A History of the Four Georges, Volume II (of 4)]

Bullard argued in a paper a year ago that the Fed's use of the phrase "extended period" to frame the period of low interest rates could dispirit consumers about the future to such an extent that it creates a persistent malaise.. []

He is not expected to have his term extended or renewed.. [StarTribune.com rss feed]

Ashkenazi was said to be interested in having his term extended by a fifth year particularly in light of the threats that Israel currently faces from. [IMRA Middle East News Updates]

Michaelle Jean's Haitian fans want her term extended; appeal to PM. [Brandon Sun Online - Top Stories]

He probably wants his term extended to 25 years though.. [Latest Articles]

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