Extended the legs of the folding table.
Influence that extended to other continents; table legs that extend by unscrewing.
Used rice or pasta to extend leftover casseroles.
An example of extend is when you reach your hand high in the air or stretch out your leg.
An example of extend is when you lengthen a movie from one hour to two.
An example of extend is when you uncoil rope to its full length.
An example of extend is to make an offer to buy a house for a specific amount of money.
The fence extends to the meadow.
Origin of extend
- Middle English extenden from Old French extendre from Latin extendere ex- ex- tendere to stretch ten- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition