lengthened Definition

  • 1made longer in distance, time, or size
  • 2extended in duration or space

Using lengthened: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "lengthened" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The teacher lengthened the class by 30 minutes.

  • Example

    The road was lengthened to accommodate more traffic.

  • Example

    The company lengthened the deadline for the project.

lengthened Synonyms and Antonyms

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Summary: lengthened in Brief

The verb 'lengthened' [ˈleŋθənd] means to make something longer in distance, time, or size. It can also refer to extending something in duration or space. Examples include lengthening a class, road, or deadline.