English version

elongate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishelongatee‧lon‧gate /ˈiːlɒŋɡeɪt $ ɪˈlɒːŋ-/ verb [intransitive, transitive]  LONGto become longer, or make something longer than normal Her legs were elongated by the very high heels which she wore.elongation /ˌiːlɒŋˈɡeɪʃən $ ɪˌlɒːŋ-/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
elongateThis time Laura did not elongate herself so much as stretch herself into a kind of thin phlegmy mess.Wearing high-heeled shoes elongates the leg.Hold that stretch, pulling and elongating the spine from the very base out of the hips, chin to chest.Moreover, muscles need different types of exercise; exercise that contracts muscles but does not elongate them may not be adequate.
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Verb table
elongate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyelongate
he, she, itelongates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyelongated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave elongated
he, she, ithas elongated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad elongated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill elongate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have elongated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam elongating
he, she, itis elongating
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you, we, theyare elongating
Past
I, he, she, itwas elongating
you, we, theywere elongating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been elongating
he, she, ithas been elongating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been elongating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be elongating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been elongating
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