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distance

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  1. 1 the space or amount of space between two points, lines, surfaces, or objects the distance between the earth and the sun is about 93 million miles Synonyms of distance lead, length, remove, spacing, spread, stretch, way Words Related to distance altitude, area, breadth, depth, height, rise, space, volume, width; extension, extent; cast, range, reach, scope, shot, sweep, throw; drop, fall, flight, haul; berth, clearance

  2. 2 a wide space or area a region marked by great, featureless distances Synonyms of distance breadth, expanse, expansion, extent, field, length, plain, reach, sheet, spread, stretch, wasteWords Related to distance domain, sphere, territory; compass, range, scope, sweep; gamut, scale, spectrum; depth, emptiness, void; extension, latitude, span; amplitude, immensity, magnitude

  3. 3 the quality or state of being different the brothers' personalities are like the distance between night and day Synonyms of distance contrast, disagreement, discrepancy, disparateness, disparity, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, difference, distinction, distinctiveness, distinctness, diverseness, diversity, otherness, unlikenessWords Related to distance deviance, divergence; differentiability, discriminability, distinguishability; change, modification, variation; conflict, discord, discordance, dissension (also dissention), dissent, dissidence, disunity, friction, strife; variability, variance; anomalousness, dichotomy, incompatibility, incongruence, incongruity, incongruousness, nonconformity; disproportion, imbalance, inequality, nonequivalenceNear Antonyms of distance identicalness, identity; accordance, agreement, conformity, congruity, correspondence, parallelism, similitude; equality, equivalence, equivalency; homogeneity, homogeneousness, uniformityAntonyms of distance alikeness, analogousness, analogy, community, likeness, resemblance, sameness, similarity


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