Synonyms and Antonyms of space
an extent or area available for or used up by some activity or thing
- How much space will you need for the art project?
an indefinite but usually short period of time
- In the space of a few minutes the room had filled up.
day, epoch, era
beat, eyeblink, flash, heartbeat, instant, jiff, jiffy, minute, moment, nanosecond, New York minute, second, shake, split second, spurt, trice, twinkle, twinkling, wink
aeon (or eon), age, eternity, infinity, perpetuity
interim, interlude, intermission, interval
an incomplete or deficient area
- The cancellation created a huge space in the dentist's schedule for that day.
defectiveness, detriment, disability, failing, fault, impairment, weakness
deficiency, deficit, imperfection, inadequacy, inadequateness, incompleteness, insufficience, insufficiency, lack, need, shortcoming, shortfall, want
an allowable margin of freedom or variation
- The children should be given some space to express themselves in their schoolwork.