lengthen的中文翻译是什么意思

lengthen

US/ˈlɛŋθən, ˈlɛŋk-/
UK/ˈleŋθən/

vt.& vi. 延长; 伸长

lengthen柯林斯释义

V-ERG(使)加长;(使)伸长

When something lengthens or when you lengthen it, it increases in length.

  • The evening shadows were lengthening...

    残阳下的影子越拉越长。

  • She began to walk faster, but he lengthened his stride to keep up with her...

    她开始加快步子,但他加大了步幅跟着她。

V-ERG(使)(时间)延长;(使…)持续更长时间

When something lengthens or when you lengthen it, it lasts for a longer time than it did previously.

  • Vacations have lengthened and the work week has shortened...

    假期延长,工作周就缩短了。

  • The council does not support lengthening the school day to fit in other activities.

    委员会不支持通过延长在校时间来插入其他活动。

lengthen英文释义

Verb

1. make longer;

  • Lengthen this skirt, please

2. become long or longer;

  • In Spring, the days lengthen

lengthen同义词辨析

extend, lengthen, stretch, prolong

这些动词含有"伸展,延长"或"延伸"之意。

  • extend : 指时间或空间的延长,也可指影响和使用范围等的扩大。
  • lengthen : 指把长度或期限拉长或延长,其反义是shorten。
  • stretch : 指长度的延伸以及宽度的增加。
  • prolong : 通常指时间上延长得超过了一般或正常的限度。

lengthen场景例句

LI > To save time is to lengthen life.

节约时间就是延长生命.

He asked the tailor to lengthen his coat.

他请裁缝把他的外衣放长些.

Close your eyes, tuck your chin in a little, spread your shoulders and lengthen your spine.

闭上双眼, 微微收紧下巴, 展开肩膀,让脊柱得到伸展.

Lawbreaking to the enterprise, code forces laborer to lengthen working hours, laborer has authority to refuse.

对企业违反法律 、 法规强迫劳动者延长工作时间的, 劳动者有权拒绝.

Doesn't this lengthen our muscles, increasing our flexibility and range of motion?

这是否拉伸了我们的肌肉, 提高了我们的柔韧性和关节活动度?

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lengthen词性变形

lengthenslengthenedlengthening

lengthen近义词

vt. 加长;延长

extendcontinuedrawstretchoutprolong

其他释义

amplifyaggrandizeelongate

lengthen反义词

terminatecurtailabridgeshorten

其他释义

shortenabbreviate