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outstretch

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verb out·stretch \ˌau̇t-ˈstrech\

Definition of outstretch

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to stretch out :  extend



Examples of outstretch

  1. <the dog had outstretched his legs and was lying across the width of the doorway>

  2. <having outstretched our lunch break beyond all reason, we reluctantly headed back to work>



15th Century

First Known Use of outstretch

15th century

Rhymes with outstretch


OUTSTRETCHED Defined for Kids

outstretched

adjective out·stretched \au̇t-ˈstrecht\

Definition of outstretched

  1. :  stretched out <outstretched arms>




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