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elongate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of elongate

  1. to make longer in his paintings the artist elongated the bodies of angels to give them a spiritual quality Synonyms of elongate drag (out), draw out, extend, lengthen, outstretch, prolong, protract, stretchWords Related to elongate amplify, enlarge, expand, increase; attenuate, thinNear Antonyms of elongate decrease, diminish, lessen, reduce; thickenAntonyms of elongate abbreviate, abridge, curtail, cut, cut back, shorten


elongate

adjective
variants: or

elongated

Synonyms and Antonyms of elongate

  1. of great extent from end to end the giraffe's elongate neck is thought to be the result of natural selection Synonyms of elongate long (or elongated), extended, king-size (or king-sized), lengthyWords Related to elongate extensive, far-reaching, longish, outstretched; oblong, rectangular; big, biggish, considerable, hefty, hulking, jumbo, large, largish, overscale (or overscaled), oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, superNear Antonyms of elongate abbreviated, abridged, curtailed, diminished, shortened; bitty, diminutive, little, miniature, minute, puny, small, smallish, teeny, tiny, undersized (also undersize), weeAntonyms of elongate brief, curt, short, shortish



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