Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Japanese translation of “stretch”

See all translations

stretch

verb
 
/stretʃ/
to become longer or wider, or to pull something so that it becomes longer or wider
伸びる(伸ばす), ~を引き伸ばす
Don’t pull my sweater – you’ll stretch it.
to make your body or part of your body straighter and longer
~の柔軟体操(ストレッチ)をする
Stretch your arms above your head.
to cover a large area
(土地などが)広がる
The fields stretched away into the distance.
(Definition of stretch verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “stretch” in Japanese

Definitions of “stretch” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

ditto

used to agree with something that has just been said, or to avoid repeating something that has been said

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More