drawn-out, extended, lengthy, prolonged, protracted(adj)
relatively long in duration; tediously protracted
"a drawn-out argument"; "an extended discussion"; "a lengthy visit from her mother-in-law"; "a prolonged and bitter struggle"; "protracted negotiations"
fully extended or stretched forth
"an extended telescope"; "his extended legs reached almost across the small room"; "refused to accept the extended hand"
elongated, extended, lengthened, prolonged(adj)
drawn out or made longer spatially
"Picasso's elongated Don Quixote"; "lengthened skirts are fashionable this year"; "the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes"; "a prolonged black line across the page"
beyond the literal or primary sense
"`hot off the press' shows an extended sense of `hot'"
large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity
"an extensive Roman settlement in northwest England"; "extended farm lands"; "surgeons with extended experience"; "they suffered extensive damage"
List of paraphrases for "extended":
expanded, enlarged, prolonged, broadened, protracted, extension, widened, extensive, prorogued, extend, renewed, widespread, long, lengthy, extent, expand, spread, broad, extending, lengthened, scope, elongated, provided, postponed, expansion, enhanced, stretched, enlargement, broader
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How to use extended in a sentence?
These mice show after 6-8 months overall improved appearance and grip strength and most importantly they have extended lifespan for about 25%.
The president has always extended the hand of friendship, some say too much.
Many countries have made good progress towards reducing risk factors such as smoking, high cholesterol and high blood pressure but much less effort has been extended on reducing exposure to air pollution.
It is a safer environment to take on some of those more hot-button issues and deflate them, in the course of everyday speechwriting, there are opportunities to deliver lines here and there, but not opportunities for extended riffs and humor of this kind.
I thought it was a good sign that the Chinese extended their stay.
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