duration

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

du·ra·tion

noun \d-ˈrā-shən also dy-\

: the length of time that something exists or lasts

Full Definition of DURATION

1
:  continuance in time
2
:  the time during which something exists or lasts

Examples of DURATION

  1. You should gradually increase the duration of your workout.
  2. <for the whole duration of the speech the bored audience fidgeted>

First Known Use of DURATION

14th century

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