Translation of "stretch" - English-Russian dictionary

stretch

verb uk us /stretʃ/
PULL [ I, T ]

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

растягивать(ся)
Don't pull my sweater - you'll stretch it.
MAKE STRAIGHT [ I, T ]

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

тянуть(ся), вытягивать
Stretch your arms above your head.
stretch away/into, etc

C1 to cover a large area

простираться
The fields stretched away into the distance.
stretch into/over, etc

to continue for a long period of time

затягиваться до/на и т. д.
The discussions will probably stretch into next month.
→ See also stretch your legs , bend/stretch the rules

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