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extent
British English: /ɪkˈstɛnt/
, /ɛkˈstɛnt/
American English: /ɪkˈstɛnt/

Translation of extent in German:

noun

  • 2 (scope)
    (of damage, debt, knowledge, power, authority) Umfang Mask.
    (of influence, genius) Größe Fem.
    (of damage, loss, disaster, power, authority) Ausmaß Neutr.
    losses to the extent of £100
    Verluste in Höhe von 100 Pfund
    to what extent?
    inwieweit?
    in welchem Maße?
    the full extent of his power
    seine ganze Machtfülle
    to a great or large/small or slight extent
    in hohem/geringem Maße
    to some or a certain extent
    in gewissem Maße
    to the same extent as …
    im selben Maße wie …
    to a greater/lesser extent
    in höherem/geringerem Maße
    to a greater or lesser extent
    mehr oder weniger
    to such an extent that …
    in solchem Maße, dass …
    her condition has not improved to any [great] extent
    ihr Zustand hat sich [fast] überhaupt nicht gebessert
  • 3 (area of sea, land)
    Weite Fem.
    you can see the whole extent of the park
    man kann den Park in seiner ganzen Ausdehnung sehen

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