Stretch out - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈstretʃ ˈaʊt|
Brit.  |stretʃ ˈaʊt|
- extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length (syn: extend, stretch, unfold)
stretch out that piece of cloth
- lie down comfortably (syn: stretch)
- thrust or extend out (syn: extend, hold out, put out)
- extend one's body or limbs (syn: stretch)
- stretch (the neck) so as to see better (syn: crane)

Examples

stretch out that piece of cloth

The years ahead seemed to stretch out for ever.

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