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British English: /ɪkˈstɛnd/
, /ɛkˈstɛnd/
American English: /ɪkˈstɛnd/

Translation of extend in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1
    (to enlarge) (Form II) (a house, factory, runway)
    to extend one's vocabulary
    أَثْرى مُفْرَداتِهِ
  • 2
    (to prolong) (Form II) (a visit, visa, loan)
    the deadline was extended by a month
    تَمَّ تَمْديدُ المَوْعِدِ النِهائيِّ شَهْراً
  • 3
    (to stretch out) (stem vowel = u) (Form I) (an arm, a wing)
    to extend one's hand
    مَدَّ يَدَهُ
  • 4
    [formal] (to offer) (Form II) (an invitation, one's congratulations)
    to extend an invitation to somebody
    دَعا شَخْصاً

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 1
    (over an area) (desert, network, carpet) (Form VIII)
    the weather front extends over the whole of the area
    تَمْتَدُّ الجَبْهةُ الهَوائيّةُ على كُلِّ المِنْطَقةِ
    the cultivated area extends from the river to the foothills
    تَمْتَدُّ المِنْطَقةُ المَزْروعةُ من النَهْرِ حتّى التِلالِ السَفْحيّةِ
  • 2
    (to last) (Form VIII)
    the drought extended into September
    امْتَدَّ الجَفافُ حتّى شَهْرِ سِبْتَمْبَر
  • 3 (to reach) (generosity, interest)to extend beyond something
    امْتَدَّ إلى ما وراء شَيْءٍ
    the court's jurisdiction can extend beyond national borders
    يُمْكِنُ لِاخْتِصاصِ المَحْكَمةِ أنْ يَمْتَدَّ إلى ما وراء الحُدودِ الوَطَنيّةِ

also: extended adjective/صفة

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