stretched

stretched
Synonyms and related words:
aggrandized, amplified, ballyhooed, disproportionate, dragged out, drawn, drawn out, elongated, exaggerated, excessive, exorbitant, extended, extravagant, extreme, grandiloquent, high-flown, hyperbolic, inflated, inordinate, lengthened, magnified, overdone, overdrawn, overemphasized, overemphatic, overestimated, overgreat, overlarge, overpraised, oversold, overstated, overstressed, overwrought, prodigal, profuse, prolongated, prolonged, protracted, puffed, pulled, spun out, straggling, strained, stretched out, strung out, superlative, taut, tense, tight, touted

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

Игры ⚽ Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Stretched C — (unicode|ʗ) is a letter of the Latin alphabet used to represent a kind of click consonant. This sound has been described as alveolar, postalveolar, retroflex and palatal by different linguists.Stretched C was part of the International Phonetic… …   Wikipedia

  • stretched — [ stretʃt ] adjective having difficulty doing everything that you should because you lack the necessary time, money, people, or equipment: Can you make it quick? I m really stretched for time tonight …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stretched — index inflated (enlarged) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Stretched — Infobox Single Name = Stretched Caption = Artist = Infected Mushroom from Album = IM the Supervisor Released = 2005 Format = CD Recorded = Infected Studios Genre = Psychedelic trance, Electronica Length = 30:23 Label = BNE Writer = Producer =… …   Wikipedia

  • Stretched — Stretch Stretch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Stretched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Stretching}.] [OE. strecchen, AS. streccan; akin to D. strekken, G. strecken, OHG. strecchen, Sw. str[ a]cka, Dan. str[ae]kke; cf. AS. str[ae]ck, strec, strong, violent, G. strack …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stretched —   Naele, hekau, lehe, mo ou, kākāuha; helei (sideways).     To lie stretched out, moe kāhelahela.     He stretched his arms, kīko oko o oia i nā lima …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • stretched — adjective 1. (of muscles) relieved of stiffness by stretching (Freq. 3) well stretched muscles are less susceptible to injury • Similar to: ↑flexible, ↑flexile 2. extended or spread over a wide area or distance (Freq. 1) broad fields lay… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stretched — adj. extended to its full length; spread out stretʃ n. act of stretching; condition of being stretched; large expanse; stretchiness, elasticity; duration of time; period of imprisonment v. draw out to the full length, extend, elongate; be… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stretched — UK [stretʃt] / US adjective having difficulty doing everything that you should because you lack the necessary time, money, people, or equipment Can you make it quick? I m really stretched for time tonight …   English dictionary

  • Stretched tuning — is a detail of musical tuning, applied to wire stringed musical instruments, older, non digital electric pianos (such as the Fender Rhodes piano and Wurlitzer electric piano), and sample based synthesizers based on these instruments, to… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”