Protract Synonyms & Definitions

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• ProtractDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) Tedious continuance or delay.
  2. (v. t.) To put off to a distant time; to delay; to defer; as, to protract a decision or duty.
  3. (v. t.) To draw to a scale; to lay down the lines and angles of, with scale and protractor; to plot.
  4. (v. t.) To draw out or lengthen in time or (rarely) in space; to continue; to prolong; as, to protract an argument; to protract a war.
  5. (v. t.) To extend; to protrude; as, the cat can protract its claws; -- opposed to retract.

• ProtractileDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Capable of being protracted, or protruded; protrusile.

• ProtracterDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) A protractor.