To present; offer:
To extend one's muscles or limbs, as after prolonged sitting or on awakening.
To cause (an aircraft) to go into a stall.
To postpone or delay needlessly.
Elongate is defined as to grow or stretch longer, or make something longer.
To move onward heavily, laboriously, or slowly; to advance with weary effort; to go on lingeringly.
To reduce the value, importance, or quality of something. Often used with from :
To put off to a future time; postpone
To cause or arrange for (an event) to take place at a time later than the time at which it was originally supposed to happen.
To cut short; reduce; abridge
To become short or shorter.
Into or in a long position, as of a commodity market.
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
Find another word for protracting. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for protracting, like: extending, prolonging, stretching, stalling, procrastinating, lengthening, elongating, dragging, detracting, delaying and deferring.