Definition of 'extensive'
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They cited imagery of vehicles and medical supply boxes at the scene that had sustained extensive shrapnel damage. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The reforms are being put to extensive use by other European countries. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The photographers represent an extensive range of well-known and emerging photographers. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Teams of prison officers in riot gear entered Bedford jail to end six hours of rioting that caused extensive damage to three wings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is a seasoned and tough negotiator with extensive experience of securing UK objectives in Brussels. The Sun (2017)The widespread construction of factories and extensive use of machinery represented the mechanical basis of this increase. Property and Prophets: The Evolution of Economic Institutions and Ideologies (1995)We have uncovered an extensive criminal network. The Sun (2013)Yesterday saw an extensive reshuffle rather than a major one. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They also have the ability to cause extensive damage to your scalp. The Sun (2014)The school has an extensive puppet collection. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)The task does not involve extensive research in the archives. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)There is also an extensive range of more modern solutions. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The house will remain open to the public while extensive repairs are made. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The extensive use of reservists may also pose problems. NATO's Changing Strategic Agenda (1990)The extensive cycle network within the woods is suitable for all ages. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The snow also caused extensive damage to trees that had just come into leaf. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Or you can access a more extensive collection to stream at your leisure. The Sun (2008)One of the most extensive bodies of research is on the effect of smoking. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)He was able to use his extensive experience and knowledge of constitutional procedure to often significant effect. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Nato can build on the already extensive partnership network it has established and consult key emerging powers. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The car was found crashed shortly afterwards with extensive damage. The Sun (2014)Just add text language to your already extensive collection of skills. Blaikie's Guide to Modern Manners (2005)An extensive range of wines and real ales to go with classic pub food and more inventive fare. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The money for this extensive set of public goods has to come from a levy on all our productive activity. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It has also reviewed findings from the rather extensive body of research regarding factors that contribute to their reliability and effectiveness. Human Resource Management in Government (1995)The company has extensive experience in designing and building e-commerce solutions. TOP MARKETING AND MEDIA COMPANIES IN THE UK (2002)Has extensive business experience; set up a personal fitness franchise. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is sufficient time for instruction, with continuous, extensive coverage of content. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)We spread out a rather extensive net to draw "unfolded "people, those who were not involved in meaningful fellowship, into a small group. Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: extensive /ɪkˈstɛnsɪv/ ADJECTIVE
Something that is extensive covers a large area.
The hospital stands in extensive grounds.
- American English: extensive
- Arabic: مـُمْتَدّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: extenso
- Chinese: 广泛的
- Croatian: prostran
- Czech: rozsáhlý
- Danish: udstrakt
- Dutch: uitgebreid
- European Spanish: extenso
- Finnish: laaja
- French: complet exhaustif
- German: weitläufig
- Greek: εκτεταμένος
- Italian: ampio
- Japanese: 広い
- Korean: 광대한
- Norwegian: utstrakt
- Polish: obszerny
- European Portuguese: extenso
- Romanian: vast
- Russian: обширный
- Spanish: extenso
- Swedish: omfattande
- Thai: กว้างขวาง
- Turkish: geniş ferah, yaygın
- Ukrainian: величезний
- Vietnamese: rộng rãi
Definition of extensive from the Collins English Dictionary
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