Definition: to stretch or expand
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): inflate, swell
Antonym(s): deflate, constrict
1. Pregnant women get bigger because pregnancy tends to distend a woman’s belly.
2. I know I can distend my suitcase and add a few extra garments.
3. Since I’ve gained ten pounds before my wedding, I need the seamstress to distend my dress.