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Spanish translation of “extend”

extend

verb /ikˈstend/
to make longer or larger
ampliar
He extended his vegetable garden .
to reach or stretch
extender
The school grounds extend as far as this fence .
to hold out or stretch out (a limb etc)
tender
He extended his hand to her.
to offer
ofrecer , dar
May I extend a welcome to you all?
extended /ikˈstendid/ adjective made longer or larger
prolongado , extendido
an extended warranty .
continuing for longer than usual or planned
prolongado
an extended period of time .
extension /-ʃən/ noun an added part
extensión , ampliación
He built an extension to his house a two-day extension to the holiday He has telephone extensions (= telephones ) in every bedroom .
(a program by which) part of a university located somewhere else offers courses to people who are not fulltime students .
subsede, sucursal
the process of extending .
extensión
a telephone that operates on the same line as another
extensión
They have a phone in the living-room and an extension in the bedroom .
extensive /-siv/ adjective large in area or amount
extenso , vasto
extensive plantations He suffered extensive injuries in the accident .
(Definition of extend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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