What is another word for distend?

862 synonyms found


[ dɪstˈɛnd], [ dɪstˈɛnd], [ d_ɪ_s_t_ˈɛ_n_d]

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How to use "Distend" in context?

Distend is an archaic word meaning to make (something) larger or to swell. Distend can also refer to the act of expanding something by force or pressure. When used figuratively, distend can mean to enlarge the mind or spirit by learning or experiencing new things.

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