Definition of extended
1 : drawn out in length especially of time an extended visit
3 : having spatial magnitude : being larger than a point an extended source of light
4 : extensive 1 made available extended information — Ruth G. Strickland
6 of a typeface : having a wider face than that of a standard typeface
Examples of extended in a Sentence
the word “snake” in its extended sense refers to a contemptible or treacherous person
an extended portion of the valley is now devoted to the growing of grapes for wine
Recent Examples of extended from the Web
But McConnell appears to have been right about one thing: Extended contact between voters and their representatives is not good for Trumpcare’s health.
On Monday night, fans were granted an extended look at Judge.
The downtown transit tunnel will close at 2:20 a.m. July 5 to accommodate the extended service.
The surgeon offered an open surgical procedure that would require an extended recovery.
The intelligence gathered by these tiny monitors has helped Alabama structure practices, expedite the rehabilitation of injured players and manage extended 15-game seasons since the advent of the College Football Playoff three years ago.
A lot of this data is shared with the best of intentions — proud parents announcing milestones, doting friends and relatives celebrating precious memories, families drawing support from their extended network during difficult times.
Wednesday's full-length teaser has given us a bit more context of the story, along with an extended peek at Zac and Zendaya's characters.
Wright had a semi-automatic handgun with an extended magazine lying between his legs, records said.
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EXTENDED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of extended for English Language Learners
: longer than usual or typical : unusually long
: going beyond the usual, original, or basic version of something
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