Definition of Stretch forth

1. Verb. Thrust or extend out. "The bee exserted its sting"

Exact synonyms: Exsert, Extend, Hold Out, Put Out, Stretch Out
Specialized synonyms: Hyperextend
Generic synonyms: Gesticulate, Gesture, Motion
Derivative terms: Extendible, Extensible, Extensor



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stretch Forth

stresses
stressfree
stressful
stressfully
stressfulness
stressing
stressless
stresslessness
stresslet
stressor
stressors
stressy
stretch
stretch(a)
stretch along
stretch forth (current term)
stretch limo
stretch limos
stretch mark
stretch marks
stretch one's legs
stretch out
stretch pants
stretch receptor
stretch reflex
stretch the truth
stretchabilities
stretchability
stretchable
stretchably

Literary usage of Stretch forth

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1. The Englishman's Hebrew and Chaldee Concordance of the Old Testament by George V. Wigram (1866)
"1: 5. when I stretch forth mine hand Nu. 22:2«. where (was) no way to turn Jos. ... stretch forth thine hand 16(1-2). Stretch out thy rod, 9:22. ..."

2. The Hymnal: Revised and Enlarged, as Adopted by the General Convention of by Episcopal Church (1889)
"O Lord, stretch forth Thy mighty hand, And guard and bless our fatherland. ... O Lord, stretch forth Thy mighty hand, And guard and bless our fatherland. ..."

3. The Devils and Evil Spirits of Babylonia: Being Babylonian and Assyrian by Reginald Campbell Thompson (1904)
""He that raiseth an evil . . . , rushing headlong, upheaving the dead, exalting, galloping, never stopping, whose brothers stretch forth (?) feet for evil. ..."

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