Translation of "stretch" - English-Polish dictionary


verb uk /stretʃ/ us
PULL [ I, T ]

B2 to become longer or wider, or to pull something so that it becomes longer or wider

rozciągać (się)
Don't pull my sweater - you'll stretch it.

B2 to make your body or part of your body straighter and longer

wyciągać (się)
Stretch your arms above your head.
stretch away/into, etc

to cover a large area

rozciągać się gdzieś
The fields stretched away into the distance.
stretch into/over, etc

to continue for a long period of time

przeciągać się na/do itp.
The discussions will probably stretch into next month.
→ See also stretch your legs , bend/stretch the rules

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(Translation of “stretch verb” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)