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expand

verb /ikˈspand/
to make or grow larger; to spread out wider
ampliar, aumentar, dilatar, crecer
Metals expand when heated He does exercises to expand his chest The school’s activities have been expanded to include climbing and mountaineering.
expanse /-s/ noun a wide area or extent
extensión
an expanse of water.
expansion /-ʃən/ noun the act or state of expanding
dilatación, expansión
the expansion of metals.
expansive /ikˈspænsiv/ adjective covering a large area
amplio
an expansive beach/view.
including a lot of information
expansivo
an expansive style of writing.
friendly and willing to talk a lot
comunicativo, efusivo
She was in an expansive mood.
expansively adverb
extensamente
expansiveness noun
carácter sociable
(Definition of expand from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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