stretched out meaning


    Definition of stretched out in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFstretch outSGstretches outPRstretching out
    1. simple past tense and past participle of stretch out.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • 1962: The young woodwose had now closed his eyes and was stretched out supine on the pool's marble margin; his Tarzan brief had been cast aside on the turf. — Vladimir Nabokov, Pale Fire
        • When it was finally time to board, we got on the train to find out that we’d been put in business class. This was a turn up for the book, reclining seats and room to stretch out a little.
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            • Verb simple past forms
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        Meaning of stretched out for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this idiom "stretched out" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        Definiteness: Level 1
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