Synonyms and Antonyms of extended
1 expressing one thing in terms normally used for another the word “snake” in its extended sense refers to a contemptible or treacherous person Synonyms of extended figurative, figural, metaphoric (or metaphorical), tropical, tropologicalWords Related to extended Aesopian (also Aesopic), allegorical, emblematic (also emblematical), symbolic (also symbolical); catachrestic (or catachrestical), sylleptic; euphemistic; nonliteral, veritableNear Antonyms of extended literal; nonsymbolicAntonyms of extended nonfigurative, nonmetaphorical
2 having considerable extent an extended portion of the valley is now devoted to the growing of grapes for wine Synonyms of extended broad, deep, expansive, extensive, far-flung, far-reaching, rangy, sweeping, wide, wide-ranging, widespreadWords Related to extended comprehensive, general, global, inclusive; boundless, endless, infinite, limitless, unlimited; capacious, commodious, roomy, spaciousNear Antonyms of extended circumscribed, limited, restrictedAntonyms of extended narrow
3 lasting for a considerable time I've met her, but I have never had an extended conversation with her Synonyms of extended long, far, great, lengthy, long-drawn-out (or long-drawn), long-lived, long-termWords Related to extended aeonian (or aeonic), endless, everlasting, interminable, persistent; longish, overlong, prolonged, protracted; permanent; all-day, all-night; multiday, multiyearNear Antonyms of extended abrupt, sudden; abbreviated, condensed, curtailed, shortened; ephemeral, fleeting, momentary, transient, transitory; impermanent; short-rangeAntonyms of extended brief, little, mini, short, shortish, short-lived, short-term
4 of great extent from end to end the two armies clashed along an extended line of battle that stretched for miles Synonyms of extended elongate (or elongated), long, king-size (or king-sized), lengthyWords Related to extended 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 extended abbreviated, abridged, curtailed, diminished, shortened; bitty, diminutive, little, miniature, minute, puny, small, smallish, teeny, tiny, undersized (also undersize), weeAntonyms of extended brief, curt, short, shortish
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