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Extent meaning

extent - 6 dictionary results

  1. 1. Extended.
  2. 2. Space or degree to which a thing is extended; hence, superficies; compass; bulk; size; length; as, an extent of country or of line; extent of information or of charity.
  3. 3. Degree; measure; proportion.
  4. 4. A peculiar species of execution upon debts due to the crown, under which the lands and goods of the debtor may be seized to secure payment.
  5. 5. A process of execution by which the lands and goods of a debtor are valued and delivered to the creditor.
  6. 6. Space; compass.

extent - examples of usage

  1. No one broke the ground for Buffon to anything like the extent that he broke it for those who followed him, and these broke it for one another. - "Luck or Cunning?", Samuel Butler.
  2. They were not fished to any great extent. - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
  3. 11, 465. Do you pay for it to any extent in money? - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
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