extend beyond
index overlap, overreach

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  • extend — ex|tend [ ık stend ] verb *** ▸ 1 continue in space/time ▸ 2 increase size/range etc. ▸ 3 offer greeting ▸ 4 increase length ▸ 5 lend money etc. ▸ 6 affect/include someone/something ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) intransitive extend from/into/over/beyond/for… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • extend */*/*/ — UK [ɪkˈstend] / US verb Word forms extend : present tense I/you/we/they extend he/she/it extends present participle extending past tense extended past participle extended 1) a) [intransitive] to continue for a particular distance or in a… …   English dictionary

  • extend — v. 1) (A) ( to convey ) they extended a warm welcome to us; or: they extended us a warm welcome 2) (d; intr.) ( to reach ) to extend beyond (the forest extends beyond the border) 3) (d; intr.) ( to reach ) to extend from; to (the border extends… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Beyond Good & Evil — This article is about the video game. For the unrelated book by Friedrich Nietzsche, see Beyond Good and Evil. For similarly titled articles, please see Beyond Good and Evil (disambiguation). Beyond Good Evil PAL region cover art Developer(s) …   Wikipedia

  • extend — ex|tend W2S3 [ıkˈstend] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(time)¦ 2¦(area/distance)¦ 3¦(size)¦ 4¦(include/affect)¦ 5¦(offer help/thanks)¦ 6¦(arms/legs)¦ 7¦(continue winning)¦ 8¦(furniture)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; O …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • extend — /Ik stend/ verb 1 CONTINUE (intransitive always + adv/prep) to continue for a particular distance or over a particular area: across/over/through etc: The River Nile extends as far as Lake Victoria. | extend 100 km/30 yards etc: Smith Point… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • extend — ex‧tend [ɪkˈstend] verb 1. [transitive] to increase the period of time for which an agreement, contract etc is effective: • The company decided not to extend his employment contract. • The lease has been extended to five years. 2. [transitive] to …   Financial and business terms

  • extend — [ek stend′, ikstend′] vt. [ME extended < L extendere < ex , out + tendere, to stretch: see THIN] 1. to stretch out or draw out to a certain point, or for a certain distance or time 2. to enlarge in area, scope, influence, meaning, effect,… …   English World dictionary

  • Extend — Студийный альбом Milanese …   Википедия

  • extend — extend, lengthen, elongate, prolong, protract all mean to draw out or add to so as to increase in length. Both extend and lengthen (opposed to shorten) connote an increase of length either in space or in time, but extend is also used to connote… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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