Dictionary

TWL06 (US, Canada and Thailand) Yes 18 Points
SOWPODS (UK and Others) Yes 18 Points
Enable (Words with Friends) Yes 21 Points

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is extending a word in Scrabble?

    Yes, extending is a valid word in scrabble.As per TWL06 dictionary it has 18 points,As per SOWPODS dictionary it has 18 points.

  • Is extending a word in Words With Friends?

    Yes, extending is a valid word in words with friends. As per Words with Friends dictionary it has 21 points.

Definition(s)

Verb
1.
meaning: increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance;
examples: stretch the soup by adding some more cream; extend the casserole with a little rice
synonyms: {stretch}
2.
meaning: continue or extend;
examples: The civil war carried into the neighboring province; The disease extended into the remote mountain provinces
synonyms: {carry}
3.
meaning: prolong the time allowed for payment of;
examples: extend the loan
4.
meaning: use to the utmost;
examples: exert vigorously or to full capacity; He really extended himself when he climbed Kilimanjaro; Don't strain your mind too much
synonyms: {strain}
5.
meaning: open or straighten out;
examples: unbend; Can we extend the legs of this dining table?
6.
meaning: cause to move at full gallop;
examples: Did you gallop the horse just now?
synonyms: {gallop}
7.
meaning: extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length;
examples: Unfold the newspaper; stretch out that piece of cloth; extend the TV antenna
synonyms: {unfold}; {stretch}; {stretch_out}
8.
meaning: lengthen in time;
examples: cause to be or last longer; We prolonged our stay; She extended her visit by another day; The meeting was drawn out until midnight
synonyms: {prolong}; {protract}; {draw_out}
9.
meaning: expand the influence of;
examples: The King extended his rule to the Eastern part of the continent
synonyms: {expand}
10.
meaning: extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body;
examples: Stretch your legs!; Extend your right arm above your head
synonyms: {stretch}
11.
meaning: offer verbally;
examples: extend my greetings; He offered his sympathy
synonyms: {offer}
12.
meaning: reach outward in space;
examples: The awning extends several feet over the sidewalk
synonyms: {poke_out}; {reach_out}
13.
meaning: thrust or extend out;
examples: He held out his hand; point a finger; extend a hand; the bee exserted its sting
synonyms: {exsert}; {stretch_out}; {put_out}; {hold_out}; {stretch_forth}
14.
meaning: make available;
examples: provide; extend a loan; The bank offers a good deal on new mortgages
synonyms: {offer}
15.
meaning: span an interval of distance, space or time;
examples: The war extended over five years; The period covered the turn of the century; My land extends over the hills on the horizon; This farm covers some 200 acres; The Archipelago continues for another 500 miles
synonyms: {cover}; {continue}
16.
meaning: stretch out over a distance, space, time, or scope;
examples: run or extend between two points or beyond a certain point; Service runs all the way to Cranbury; His knowledge doesn't go very far; My memory extends back to my fourth year of life; The facts extend beyond a consideration of her personal assets
synonyms: {run}; {go}; {pass}; {lead}
17.
meaning: extend in scope or range or area;
examples: The law was extended to all citizens; widen the range of applications; broaden your horizon; Extend your backyard
synonyms: {widen}; {broaden}
Source of definition(s) is WordNet ® Princeton University wordnet.princeton.edu
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