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protract

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of protract

  1. to make longer <the highway project was protracted by years of litigation> Synonyms drag (out), draw out, elongate, lengthen, outstretch, prolong, extend, 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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to lessen in amount, effect, or force

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