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Distance (IPA: /ˈdɪstəns/)


Distance (n.)

The space between two objects; the length of a line, especially the shortest line joining two points or things that are separate; measure of separation in place.

Distance (n.)

Remoteness of place; a remote place.

Distance (n.)

A space marked out in the last part of a race course.

Distance (n.)

Relative space, between troops in ranks, measured from front to rear; -- contrasted with interval, which is measured from right to left.

Distance (n.)

Space between two antagonists in fencing.

Distance (n.)

The part of a picture which contains the representation of those objects which are the farthest away, esp. in a landscape.

Distance (n.)

Ideal disjunction; discrepancy; contrariety.

Distance (n.)

Length or interval of time; period, past or future, between two eras or events.

Distance (n.)

The remoteness or reserve which respect requires; hence, respect; ceremoniousness.

Distance (n.)

A withholding of intimacy; alienation; coldness; disagreement; variance; restraint; reserve.

Distance (n.)

Remoteness in succession or relation; as, the distance between a descendant and his ancestor.

Distance (n.)

The interval between two notes; as, the distance of a fourth or seventh.

Distance (v. t.)

To place at a distance or remotely.

Distance (v. t.)

To cause to appear as if at a distance; to make seem remote.

Distance (v. t.)

To outstrip by as much as a distance (see Distance, n., 3); to leave far behind; to surpass greatly.

Distance

Length of straight line that connects two points in a measurable space or in an observable physical space

Distance

Quantity in graph theory

Distance

2012 single by Man with a Mission

Distance

Japanese mangaka

Distance

2009 film by Thomas Sieben

Distance Synonyms

Aloofness

Distance Synonyms

Length

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Space

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Distance Synonyms

Outstrip, Outdistance

Distance (Last Name / Surname)

Distance is the #149,395 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 110 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Distance in Spanish is Distancia

Tagalog Translation

Distance in Tagalog is Kalayuan

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A light beam that is farther than the Hubble distance of 14 billion light-years .. .cannot keep up with the stretching space." - Speed of light

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A straight line may be the shortest distance between two points, but it is by no means the most interesting." - The Doctor

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A wise man told me don't argue with fools Cause people from a distance can't tell who is who" - Jay-Z

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Already, the distance between what I was and am is insurmountable like an ant contemplating the Cosmos. I knew it would be so yet still I hoped. I guess there is really nothing left to say." - Distance

Example Sentence (Quote)

"As distant prospects please us, but when near We find but desert rocks and fleeting air." - Distance


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