elongate

suomi-englanti sanakirja

elongate englannista suomeksi

  1. venyttää, pidentää

  2. pidentynyt

  3. pitkulainen

  1. Verbi

  2. pidentää, venyttää

elongate englanniksi

  1. To make long or longer by pulling and stretching; to make elongated.

  2. (syn)

  3. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=London|publisher=J. Johnson|volume=1|section=14|chapter=7|page=123|url=http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004874881.0001.001|text=When the muscles of the heart cease to act, the refluent blood again distends or elongates them; and thus irritated they contract as before.

  4. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=Leipzig|publisher=Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1859|volume=2|chapter=26|page=335|url=https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uiug.30112056506485&view=1up&seq=341|text=As Mr. Arabin had already moved out of the parsonage of St. Ewold’s, that scheme of elongating the dining-room was of course abandoned;

  5. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=London|publisher=Smith, Elder|volume=1|chapter=8|page=105|url=https://archive.org/details/farfrommaddingcr01hard/page/104|text=... elongating his gaze to the remotest point of the ashpit, he said ...

  6. (RQ:Wharton Ethan Frome)

  7. To become long or longer by being pulled or stretched; to become elongated.

  8. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=London|publisher=J. Johnson|chapter=1|page=10|url=http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004860797.0001.000|text=A writer may tell me that he thinks man will ultimately become an ostrich. I cannot properly contradict him. But before he can expect to bring any reasonable person over to his opinion, he ought to shew, that the necks of mankind have been gradually elongating ...

  9. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=London|publisher=Chapman and Hall|volume=book 3|chapter=8|page=204|url=https://archive.org/details/taleoftwocities03dick/page/204|text=Here, Mr. Lorry perceived the reflexion on the wall to elongate ...

  10. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=New York|publisher=Doubleday|volume=part(nbs)1|chapter=3|page=27|url=https://archive.org/details/cainemutinynovel00wouk_1|text=His face elongated daily, and his melancholy eyes burned in deepening sockets like dim candles ...

  11. To move to or place at a distance (''from'' something).(cite book)|title=Glossographia|location=London|publisher=George Sawbridge|year=1661|text=“''Elongate'' ... to remove afar off, to defer or prolong.”|url=http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A28464.0001.001

  12. (quote-book)|title=A Compendyous Regyment or a Dyetary of Healthe|location=London|publisher=William Powell|chapter=3|url=http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A16471.0001.001|text=... let the common house of easement i.e. the outhouse be ouer some water, or els elongated from the house.

  13. (quote-book)119|page=688|url=http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A30243.0001.001|text=... let us shew in how many particulars they men are thus elongated, or made afar off from God.

  14. (quote-book)

  15. To depart to, or be at, a distance (''from'' something); especially, to recede apparently from the sun, as a planet in its orbit.(cite book)|title=(w)|location=London|publisher=Strahan|year=1755|volume=1|text=“To ELONGATE. ... To go off to a distance from any thing.”|url=https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=ucm.5326809190&view=1up&seq=694&size=150

  16. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=London|publisher=E. Dod|volume=book(nbs)2|chapter=2|page=63|url=http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A29861.0001.001|text=... about Capo Frio in Brasilia, the south point varieth twelve degrees unto the West, and about the mouth of the Straites of Magellan five or six; but elongating from the coast of Brasilia toward the shore of Africa it varyeth Eastward,

  17. Lengthened, extended, elongated; relatively long and slender.

  18. (ux)

  19. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=New York|publisher=Putnam|chapter=11|page=341|url=https://archive.org/details/mountainisyoung00hans|text=He stood in the shadow of the pagoda, achieving a kinship between the building and himself by his elongate elegance, an air of old, uninsisting nobility.

  20. (quote-book)|title=(w)|location=New York|publisher=Vintage, 1980|chapter=3|page=46|url=https://archive.org/details/ratnersstar00deli_0|text=He tilted the glass slightly now, the surface of the liquid assuming an elongate outline.

  21. (quote-book)|title=The Creation: An Appeal to Save Life on Earth|location=New York|publisher=Norton|volume=Part(nbs)1|chapter=6|page=59|url=https://archive.org/details/creationappeal00wils/page/59|text=The teeth of ''(w)'' ants are sometimes so elongate that when the mandibles are closed, the largest pair curve all around the opposite side of the head and stick out behind its posterior rim.

  22. (inflection of)