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Synonyms for length
lɛŋkθ, lɛŋθ, lɛnθ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. length(noun)

    the linear extent in space from one end to the other; the longest dimension of something that is fixed in place

    "the length of the table was 5 feet"

    Synonyms:
    duration, distance

  2. duration, length(noun)

    continuance in time

    "the ceremony was of short duration"; "he complained about the length of time required"

    Synonyms:
    duration, continuance, distance

  3. length(noun)

    the property of being the extent of something from beginning to end

    "the editor limited the length of my article to 500 words"

    Synonyms:
    duration, distance

  4. 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, distance, aloofness

  5. length(noun)

    a section of something that is long and narrow

    "a length of timber"; "a length of tubing"

    Synonyms:
    duration, distance

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. length(n.)

    Synonyms:
    extent, longitude

  2. length(n.)

    Synonyms:
    long duration

How to pronounce length?

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How to say length in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#264long
#337size
#642space
#676term
#766period
#1155length
#1368distance
#1799detail
#2335extension
#2499depth
#3976duration
#9159dependence
#9956longitude
#11116dependency
#26094seniority
#32015continuance
#59602lengthwise
#165019aloofness

How to use length in a sentence?

  1. Paul Ryan:

    Under this bill, when people are being prosecuted for illegally crossing the border, families will remain together under DHS custody throughout the length of their legal proceedings.

  2. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    It is not length of life, but depth of life.

  3. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker:

    Refugees need to be treated in a humane manner along the length of the Western Balkans route to avoid a humanitarian tragedy in Europe.

  4. Eric Ntabazalia:

    We welcome the decision that came this afternoon, it gives justice to the little girl, her parents, and the community. We will ask the judge for a lengthy custodial sentence. We will not dictate the length of that sentence.

  5. Michel Barnier:

    Any extension should serve a purpose. The length should be proportional to the objective. Our objective is an orderly withdrawal. 'No-deal' will never by the EU's decision. In order to avoid 'no-deal', the UK needs to agree to a deal.


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