Translation of "stretch" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ I usually + adv/prep ] (SPREAD) 延伸 uk us /stretʃ/

to spread over a large area or distance

A huge cloud of dense smoke stretched across the horizon. 一大团浓烟在地平线上蔓延开来。
The Andes stretch for 7250 km along the west coast of South America. 安第斯山脉沿南美洲西海岸绵延达7250公里。
Unsettled weather will stretch from the middle Mississippi Valley to the southern Middle Atlantic States. 自密西西比河流域中部至濒大西洋中部诸州的南部天气均不稳定。
The refugee camps stretch as far as the eye can see. 难民营绵延不绝,一眼望不到头。

(Translation of “stretch verb (SPREAD)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)