Definition of lengthen in English:
Make or become longer: [with object]: the mascara will lengthen your lashes [no object]: in the spring when the days are lengthening (as adjective lengthening) the lengthening shadows
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- Half an hour had already passed, and the shadows lengthened as the sun sunk into the horizon.
- The shadows were just barely lengthening and Kristram looked at me in disbelief.
- Then, as the candles burnt and the shadows lengthened, we started to think about it properly.
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- Also, steer clear of the new fiber-based lash lengtheners; the fibers can easily get into eyes, irritating them.
Words that rhyme with lengthenstrengthen
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