Translation of "expand" - English-Spanish dictionary

expand

verb uk /ɪkˈspænd/ us /ɪkˈspænd/

to get larger, or to make something get larger

extender(se), expandir(se)
The company has expanded.

(Translation of “expand” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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

(Translation of “expand” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)