Translation of "extend" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪkˈstend/ us /ɪkˈstend/

to make something bigger or longer

We’re going to extend our kitchen.

to make an activity, agreement, etc. last for a longer time

They have extended the deadline by one week.

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


verb /ikˈstend/

to make longer or larger


to reach or stretch

The school grounds extend as far as this fence.

to hold out or stretch out (a limb etc)

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

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.


a telephone that operates on the same line as another

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.

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