Definition of 'outstretched'
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Fresh, alert, I might possibly have found a turn of speed to escape her outstretched arms. A NASTY DOSE OF DEATH (2001)The King was waiting for them, his smile benign, his arms outstretched in welcome. TREASON KEEP (2001)Another soldier was searching a man who was standing up against the wall, hands outstretched, legs spread. DESPERADOES (2001)
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Translations for 'outstretched'
British English: outstretched ADJECTIVE
If a part of the body of a person or animal is outstretched, it is stretched out as far as possible.
She held her arms outstretched to warm her hands by the fire.
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