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    Stretching things

    Hi, what's the meaning of "stretching things"? ex "This is stretching things somewhat"

    Thanks a lot!

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    Re: Stretching things

    Taking things to their limits. 'Stretching things too far' means to the extent that something may go wrong.

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    Re: Stretching things

    Thank you for your help!

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    Re: Stretching things

    Quote Originally Posted by cmp View Post
    Hi, what's the meaning of "stretching things"? ex "This is stretching things somewhat"

    Thanks a lot!

    Cmp
    It often means that someone is exaggerating.

    It refers to stretching the facts or stretching the truth.

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    Re: Stretching things

    Thank you so much!
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    Re: Stretching things

    Quote Originally Posted by cmp View Post
    Thank you so much!
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    You're welcome.

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