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extra

adjective uk   /ˈek.strə/ us  
A2 added to what is normal: If you need any extra help, just call me. Recently he's been working an extra two hours a day. The price includes travel and accommodation but meals are extra (= there is an additional charge for meals).
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extra

adverb uk   /ˈek.strə/ us  
B1 more: They pay her extra to work nights. We agreed on a price but afterwards they wanted £10 extra. I worked extra hard (= more than usual) on that essay.
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extra

noun [C] uk   /ˈek.strə/ us  

extra noun [C] (SOMETHING MORE)

B1 something that you can get with something else if you pay a little more money: A sunroof is an optional extra on this model of the car.
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extra noun [C] (FILMS)

C1 a person in a film who does not have a speaking part and who is usually part of the scene, for example, in a crowd

extra noun [C] (CRICKET)

a point given to one cricket team if the other team makes an illegal mistake when bowling
Translations of “extra”
in Korean 추가의…
in Arabic إِضافي…
in French supplémentaire…
in Turkish fazla, fazladan, ek…
in Italian extra, in più…
in Chinese (Traditional) 額外的, 附加的…
in Russian дополнительный…
in Polish dodatkowy…
in Spanish extra…
in Portuguese extra, a mais, adicional…
in German zusätzlich…
in Catalan extra, addicional…
in Japanese 余分な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 额外的, 附加的…
(Definition of extra adjective, adverb, noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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