English to German Meaning :: extent

Extent :
Umfang
Umfang, Ausmaß, Ausdehnung, Grad, Maß, Höhe, Größe, Länge - UmfangUmfangAusdehnungen
 
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Noun(1) the point or degree to which something extends(2) the distance or area or volume over which something extends

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(1) When the country was in the grip of a deadly bird flu last year, his government admitted it tried to cover up the extent of the problem.(2) To the extent that his views are different from yours you would have my vote.(3) the extent of a circle(4) everyone will have to compromise to some extent(5) the extent of his power surprised me(6) Another looks to the extent of the property covered by the security.(7) Anecdotal accounts, however, give a picture of the extent of the killing and maiming.(8) The committee visited the area to evaluate the extent of damage caused by the flooding.(9) It changed my personal life to the extent that it took away from me my freedom.(10) Little survives of this very large area, although its extent has been established by excavation.(11) Kelly's heart condition made him unable to withstand loss of blood to the extent that a fit person could.(12) A potential grey area is the extent to which a State can protect an individual against criminal behaviour.(13) This is especially so with regard to the geographical extent of globalization.(14) the extent of global warming(15) In Harare and Bulawayo and to a lesser extent in rural areas, there are many training centers.(16) He is hugely confident, to the extent that some people have described him as arrogant.
Related Words
(1) to some extent ::
in gewissem Maße
(2) to the extent ::
in dem Maße,
(3) to a large extent ::
Größtenteils
(4) to a certain extent ::
in einem gewissen Ausmaß
(5) to a great extent ::
im großen Umfang
(6) to what extent ::
inwieweit
(7) to the extent that ::
In dem Maße,
(8) to such an extent ::
derart
(9) what extent ::
inwieweit
(10) to that extent ::
insoweit
Synonyms
Noun
1. area ::
Bereich
2. size ::
Größe
3. expanse ::
Weite
4. length ::
Länge
Different Forms
extent, extents
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

We all lead double lives
to some extent, don\

We all lead double lives to some EXTENT, don't we?

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 12


Uh, I never realized
to what extent

Uh, I never realized to what EXTENT

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 2


She must stand trial before seven septons,
so we can learn the true extent of her sins.

She must stand trial before seven septons, so we can learn the true EXTENT of her sins.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3


I mean, to the extent that he ever understood
complete sentences in the first place.

I mean, to the EXTENT that he ever understood complete sentences in the first place.

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3


I mean, I don\

I mean, I don't even understand if you know the full EXTENT of this,

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 10


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