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lengthens

verb
present tense third-person singular of lengthen

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to make longer
  • I had to lengthen the handle of the paint roller in order to reach the top of the wall

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lengthiness

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“Lengthens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lengthens. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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