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out·stretch

 (out-strĕch′)
tr.v. out·stretched, out·stretch·ing, out·stretch·es
To stretch out; extend.

outstretch

(ˌaʊtˈstrɛtʃ)
vb (tr)
1. to extend or expand; stretch out
2. to stretch or extend beyond

out•stretch

(ˌaʊtˈstrɛtʃ)

v.t.
1. to stretch forth; extend: to outstretch one's hand.
2. to stretch out; expand: The rising population has outstretched the city.
3. to stretch beyond: His behavior outstretches my patience.
[1350–1400]
out`stretch′er, n.

outstretch


Past participle: outstretched
Gerund: outstretching

Imperative
outstretch
outstretch
Present
I outstretch
you outstretch
he/she/it outstretches
we outstretch
you outstretch
they outstretch
Preterite
I outstretched
you outstretched
he/she/it outstretched
we outstretched
you outstretched
they outstretched
Present Continuous
I am outstretching
you are outstretching
he/she/it is outstretching
we are outstretching
you are outstretching
they are outstretching
Present Perfect
I have outstretched
you have outstretched
he/she/it has outstretched
we have outstretched
you have outstretched
they have outstretched
Past Continuous
I was outstretching
you were outstretching
he/she/it was outstretching
we were outstretching
you were outstretching
they were outstretching
Past Perfect
I had outstretched
you had outstretched
he/she/it had outstretched
we had outstretched
you had outstretched
they had outstretched
Future
I will outstretch
you will outstretch
he/she/it will outstretch
we will outstretch
you will outstretch
they will outstretch
Future Perfect
I will have outstretched
you will have outstretched
he/she/it will have outstretched
we will have outstretched
you will have outstretched
they will have outstretched
Future Continuous
I will be outstretching
you will be outstretching
he/she/it will be outstretching
we will be outstretching
you will be outstretching
they will be outstretching
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outstretching
you have been outstretching
he/she/it has been outstretching
we have been outstretching
you have been outstretching
they have been outstretching
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outstretching
you will have been outstretching
he/she/it will have been outstretching
we will have been outstretching
you will have been outstretching
they will have been outstretching
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outstretching
you had been outstretching
he/she/it had been outstretching
we had been outstretching
you had been outstretching
they had been outstretching
Conditional
I would outstretch
you would outstretch
he/she/it would outstretch
we would outstretch
you would outstretch
they would outstretch
Past Conditional
I would have outstretched
you would have outstretched
he/she/it would have outstretched
we would have outstretched
you would have outstretched
they would have outstretched
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outstretch

verb
1. To extend, especially an appendage:
reach, stretch (out).
2. To move or arrange so as to cover a larger area:
expand, extend, fan (out), open (out or up), spread, stretch, unfold, unroll.
Translations

outstretch

v. extender, alargar, expandir.