Meaning of “outstretched” - Learner’s Dictionary

outstretched

adjective uk us /ˌaʊtˈstretʃt/

When a part of your body is outstretched, it is reaching out as far as possible:

He ran towards me with his arms outstretched.

(Definition of “outstretched” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)