stretching out meaning

WStretching Out
  • Stretching Out is an album by Ramsey Lewis' Trio featuring tracks recorded in 1960 and released on the Argo label.

    Definition of stretching out in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFstretch outSGstretches outPT, PPstretched out
    1. present participle of stretch out.
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      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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      Meaning of stretching out for the defined word.

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