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prolong

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of prolong

  1. to make longer <would like to prolong our vacation by any means possible> Synonyms drag (out), draw out, elongate, lengthen, outstretch, extend, protract, stretchRelated Words amplify, enlarge, expand, increase; attenuate, thinNear Antonyms decrease, diminish, lessen, reduce; thickenAntonyms abbreviate, abridge, curtail, cut, cut back, shorten




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