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Definitions of distend:
  • verb:   swell from or as if from internal pressure
    Example: "The distended bellies of the starving cows"
  • verb:   cause to expand as it by internal pressure
    Example: "The gas distended the animal's body"
  • verb:   become wider

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See distend used in context: 1 poetry verse, 3 definitions

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