extendable extendable  /ˌɛk ˈstɛn də bəl/


  • (adj) capable of being lengthened


  1. Instead they have a gross extendable stinger that shoots out of their mouths -- it's like six feet long -- that they use to suck blood out of you.
  2. In a study for NASA, North American Aviation proposed linking the capsule and burned-out booster by extendable tubes.



  1. "The third assault happened in the bedroom with the use of an extendable baton and a meat cleaver," Justice Thomas said. "Matthew Warford pulled down his own shorts .......... and attempted to remove Alain Robaye's...... It was a sustained...
    on Jun 5, 2008 By: Clarence Thomas Source: The Age

  2. "They're really extendable," said Dumont. "Every movement you make, it doesn't bother you at all. And the waterproof thing is great. That's something we should have had a few years ago, it's unbelievable."
    on Jan 16, 2007 By: JP Dumont Source: Calgary Sun

  3. Cole added of the furore around the match: "By the time we were walking down that extendable plastic tunnel everyone was having a go at each other. There were shouts of 'you f****** cheats' and players were running into a jostling huddle...
    on Sep 12, 2006 By: Ashley Cole Source: Sportinglife.com

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