Translation of stretch out in Spanish:

stretch out

estirar, v.

See Spanish definition of estirar

phrasal verb

  • 1

    • 1.1(extend)

      (legs/arms) estirar
      beggars stretching their hands out for alms mendigos pidiendo limosna con la mano extendida
      • he stretched his hand out to touch her alargó / extendió la mano para tocarla
      • he stretched himself out on the sand se tendió sobre la arena
      • he stretched him out with one blow lo tumbó de un golpe

    • 1.2(make last longer)

      (money/speech) estirar

  • 2

    • 2.1(reach out)

      he stretched out to turn off the alarm clock alargó / extendió la mano para apagar el despertador

    • 2.2(lie full length)


    • 2.3(extend)

      (plain/city) (in space) extenderse
      (negotiations/afternoon/meeting) (in time) alargarse
      the days stretched out ahead of her le parecía tener una eternidad por delante