1. 1〔成長〕
    • この木は伸びが早いので驚く
    • This tree grows surprisingly fast.
  1. 2〔広がり具合〕
    • このクリームは伸びがよくない[よい]
    • This cream goes on poorly [well/smoothly].
  1. 3〔投球の〕
    • 球に伸びがある
    • His pitches have a lot of stuff on them.
  1. 4〔増加〕
    • 輸出の伸びは期待できない
    • No further increase [growth] in exports can be expected [counted on].
  1. 5〔手足を伸ばすこと〕
    • 授業が終わるとみんな伸びをした
    • When class was dismissed everybody stretched.
  1. 伸び率the rate of growth [increase]