Translation of "stretch" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk us /stretʃ/
PULL [ I, T ]

B2 to become longer or wider, or to pull something so that it becomes longer or wider

uzanmak, yayılmak, uzatmak, yaymak
Don't pull my sweater - you'll stretch it.

B2 to make your body or part of your body straighter and longer

gerinmek, germek
Stretch your arms above your head.
stretch away/into, etc

C1 to cover a large area

büyük bir alanı kaplamak, uzanmak, yayılmak
The fields stretched away into the distance.
stretch into/over, etc

to continue for a long period of time

uzun bir süre devam etmek; sürmek
The discussions will probably stretch into next month.
→ See also stretch your legs , bend/stretch the rules

(Translation of “stretch verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)