Meaning of EXTENDED in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ -ˈsten-dəd ]


Date: 15th century

1. : drawn out in length especially of time

an extended visit


a. : fully stretched out

an extended battle line

b. of a horse's gait : performed with a greatly lengthened stride but without a break — compare collected

c. : intensive

extended efforts

3. : having spatial magnitude : being larger than a point

an extended source of light

4. : extensive 1

made available extended information — Ruth G. Strickland

5. : derivative 1, secondary 2a

an extended sense of a word

6. of a typeface : having a wider face than that of a standard typeface

• ex·tend·ed·ly adverb

• ex·tend·ed·ness noun

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.