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
The first flights to get the new chairs will be the Doha to London route, aboard a new, extended-range Boeing 777-300.
Metro began late-night service in 1999, when representatives from the District pushed for extended service hours to support local businesses, boost ridership and prevent drunken driving.
Instead, Syndergaard did nothing but throw an extended bullpen session Sunday to begin his preparation for Wednesday.
HART is allowed to use up to $1.1 billion from the extended period to pay for the 20-mile, 21-stop line from East Kapolei to Ala Moana Center, but the bill lets the project tap further from the funding for contingency.
Eschewing a fragmented montage, Iñárritu follows the action over extended stretches of time as if his doing so produced no mere photographic record of action but chunks of raw reality with their authenticity guaranteed intact.
In this prim and modestly attractive room near the epicenter of Bellaire Boulevard's Asiatown, the clientele can feed an extended family or a big group of friends and walk out with money to spare.
In the summer of 1997, while researching my first book, a biography of Sargent Shriver—who founded the Peace Corps for his brother-in-law John F. Kennedy—I spent part of the summer living with the extended Kennedy family on Cape Cod.
Still, to view today’s Charlottesville merely as an extended Monticello theme park overlooks the city’s soul—which actually springs very much from the ground up.
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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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