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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪkˈspænd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪkˈspænd/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ik spand)


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expand

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
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  1. expands and contracts
  2. expands to fill the [time, space] (available)
  3. expand to [include, incorporate, cover]
  4. expand into [Europe, new markets, other countries]
  5. expand your [view, knowledge, understanding] (of)
  6. expand (their) [sales, marketing, production, business] (into)
  7. expand its [services, products]
  8. expand the [scope, number, range] of
  9. expand my repertoire
  10. expand the [window, text, image]
  11. expand in [scope, size]
  12. expanded to its full [scope]
  13. the [territory, cracks, balloon] expanded
  14. his [muscles, chest, eyes] expanded
  15. my [waistline, waist] is expanding
  16. expanded over [weeks, years, centuries]
  17. expanded to [20 cm]
  18. expanded until it [burst, broke, exploded, snapped]
  19. [continues, stopped] expanding
  20. expand on what you [said, did, made]
  21. expand on your [ideas, thesis]
  22. could you expand on that?
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