English version

stretch out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstretch out phrasal verb1 informalLIE DOWN to lie down, usually in order to sleep or rest I’m just going to stretch out on the couch for ten minutes.2 stretch something ↔ outREACH to put out your hand, foot etc in order to reach something Jimmy stretched out his hand to take the candy. stretch→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
stretch outI think I'll go upstairs and stretch out for a little while."I'm pooped, " said Homer, stretching out on his bunk.
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Verb table
stretch
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theystretch
he, she, itstretches
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theystretched
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave stretched
he, she, ithas stretched
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad stretched
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill stretch
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have stretched
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam stretching
he, she, itis stretching
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you, we, theyare stretching
Past
I, he, she, itwas stretching
you, we, theywere stretching
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been stretching
he, she, ithas been stretching
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been stretching
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be stretching
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been stretching
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