Translation of "stretch" - English-Catalan dictionary

stretch

verb uk /stretʃ/ us /stretʃ/

to become longer or wider, or to pull something so that it becomes longer or wider

estirar(-se), donar(-se)
Don’t pull my sweater – you’ll stretch it.

to make your body or part of your body straighter and longer

estirar, allargar
Stretch your arms above your head.

to cover a large area

estendre’s
The fields stretched away into the distance.
noun uk /stretʃ/ us /stretʃ/

an area of land or water

extensió, tram
a stretch of coastline
at a stretch

without stopping

període ininterromput de temps
He often worked ten hours at a stretch.

the action of stretching part of your body

estirada
I always do / a few stretches before I go jogging.

(Translation of “stretch” from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)