Synonyms of stretcher


1. stretcher, framework

usage: a wooden framework on which canvas is stretched and fixed for oil painting

2. stretcher, mechanical device

usage: a mechanical device used to make something larger (as shoes or gloves) by stretching it

3. stretcher, litter

usage: a litter for transporting people who are ill or wounded or dead; usually consists of a sheet of canvas stretched between two poles

4. capstone, copestone, coping stone, stretcher, stone

usage: a stone that forms the top of wall or building

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