Definition for Stretch (-ed)

stretch (-ed), v. [OE 'strait, rigid, stiff, to have extension, spread out, severe, harsh, unconnected'.]

  1. Grow; unfurl; elevate; move higher; lift upward towards the light; [fig.] stand on tiptoe.
  2. Extend; draw out; pull to greater length; [fig.] stress; make tense.
  3. Mature; develop; expand spiritually.

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