Definitions For Stretch


  • The act of physically reaching or thrusting out
  • Extension to or beyond the ordinary limit
  • Exercise designed to extend the limbs and muscles to their full extent
  • A straightaway section of a racetrack
  • The capacity for being stretched
  • A large and unbroken expanse or distance
  • An unbroken period of time during which you do something
  • A continuous area or length of land or water
  • A continuous period of time
  • A period of time spent in prison


  • Extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body
  • Extend one's body or limbs
  • Increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance
  • Become longer by being stretched and pulled
  • Make long or longer by pulling and stretching
  • Corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones
  • Extend the scope or meaning of; often unduly
  • Pull in opposite directions
  • Lie down comfortably
  • Extend or stretch out to a greater or the full length
  • Occupy a large, elongated area
  • To make (something) wider or longer by pulling it
  • To become longer or wider when pulled
  • To put your arms, legs, etc., in positions that make the muscles long and tight


  • Easily stretched
  • Having an elongated seating area

Is Stretch a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Stretch is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Stretch in a Sentence

  • Don't yank on my sweater. You'll stretch it.
  • The elastic waistband of my pants won't stretch any more.
  • It's important to stretch before you exercise.
  • A 60-mile stretch of beach
  • An open stretch of highway
  • These are good stretches for your leg muscles.
  • stretch fabrics that don't wrinkle or sag

Synonyms for Stretch

Antonyms for Stretch

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