hyperspace

noun
hy·​per·​space | \ ˈhī-pər-ˌspās How to pronounce hyperspace (audio) \

Definition of hyperspace

1 : space of more than three dimensions
2 : a fictional space in which extraordinary events happen

Examples of hyperspace in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web So much of Star Wars for me is sensual, in that I am triggered by the sounds of Star Wars — by TIE fighters streaking places, by Millennium Falcons, by hyperspace, by lightsaber sparks, and by laser beams. Dalton Ross, EW.com, 7 July 2022 Throughout their stay, guests will witness the ship exploring the galaxy, including the Republic, Empire, and First Order, with hyperspace jumps flashing on screens behind the cast members. Joey Nolfi, EW.com, 30 June 2022 Mary Elizabeth Winstead is punching her career into hyperspace. Borys Kit, The Hollywood Reporter, 21 Jan. 2022 When the starship makes the jump to hyperspace, R2 goes flying backwards inside the Falcon. Rhett Allain, Wired, 4 May 2021 In this installment of the High Republic series, a disaster in hyperspace may cause far greater damage. New York Times, Star Tribune, 9 Feb. 2021 In this installment of the High Republic series, a disaster in hyperspace may cause far greater damage. New York Times, Star Tribune, 9 Feb. 2021 In this installment of the High Republic series, a disaster in hyperspace may cause far greater damage. New York Times, Star Tribune, 9 Feb. 2021 In this installment of the High Republic series, a disaster in hyperspace may cause far greater damage. New York Times, Star Tribune, 9 Feb. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of hyperspace

1867, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Last Updated

20 Jul 2022

Cite this Entry

“Hyperspace.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperspace. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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