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Synonyms for distance
ˈdɪs təns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distance(noun)

    the property created by the space between two objects or points

    Synonyms:
    space, aloofness, length

  2. distance(noun)

    a distant region

    "I could see it in the distance"

    Synonyms:
    space, aloofness, length

  3. distance, length(noun)

    size of the gap between two places

    "the distance from New York to Chicago"; "he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points"

    Synonyms:
    space, duration, aloofness, length

  4. distance, aloofness(noun)

    indifference by personal withdrawal

    "emotional distance"

    Synonyms:
    standoffishness, space, remoteness, withdrawnness, aloofness, length

  5. distance, space(noun)

    the interval between two times

    "the distance from birth to death"; "it all happened in the space of 10 minutes"

    Synonyms:
    outer space, aloofness, quad, infinite, blank space, length, space, blank, place

  6. distance(verb)

    a remote point in time

    "if that happens it will be at some distance in the future"; "at a distance of ten years he had forgotten many of the details"

    Synonyms:
    space, aloofness, length

  7. distance(verb)

    keep at a distance

    "we have to distance ourselves from these events in order to continue living"

    Synonyms:
    outdistance, outstrip

  8. outdistance, outstrip, distance(verb)

    go far ahead of

    "He outdistanced the other runners"

    Synonyms:
    outstrip, surpass, outperform, outmatch, surmount, outdo, outgo, exceed, outdistance

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. distance

    Synonyms:
    difference, error, remoteness, unlikeness, variation

    Antonyms:
    approach, approximation, contiguity, likeness, nearness, neighborhood, propinquity, resemblance, similarity

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. distance

    Synonyms:
    interval, removal, separation, interspace, remoteness, absence, space, length

    Antonyms:
    proximity, nearness, adjacency, contiguity, neighborhood, propinquity, contact, presence

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. distance(n.)

    Synonyms:
    remoteness, space, interval

  2. distance(n.)

    Synonyms:
    reserve, coldness, shyness, distant behavior

  3. distance(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    outdo, surpass, excel, outstrip, leave behind

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. distance(n)

    Synonyms:
    interval, intervening space, remoteness, reserve, aloofness, ceremoniousness, unfriendliness, alienation

    Associated words:
    longimetry, longitude, latitude, odometer, odograph, perambulator

  2. distance(v)

    Synonyms:
    outstrip, outdo, surpass

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