**Definition:**

- (n.) The space between two objects; the length of a line, especially the shortest line joining two points or things that are separate; measure of separation in place.
- (n.) Remoteness of place; a remote place.
- (n.) A space marked out in the last part of a race course.
- (n.) Relative space, between troops in ranks, measured from front to rear; -- contrasted with interval, which is measured from right to left.
- (n.) Space between two antagonists in fencing.
- (n.) The part of a picture which contains the representation of those objects which are the farthest away, esp. in a landscape.
- (n.) Ideal disjunction; discrepancy; contrariety.
- (n.) Length or interval of time; period, past or future, between two eras or events.
- (n.) The remoteness or reserve which respect requires; hence, respect; ceremoniousness.
- (n.) A withholding of intimacy; alienation; coldness; disagreement; variance; restraint; reserve.
- (n.) Remoteness in succession or relation; as, the distance between a descendant and his ancestor.
- (n.) The interval between two notes; as, the distance of a fourth or seventh.
- (v. t.) To place at a distance or remotely.
- (v. t.) To cause to appear as if at a distance; to make seem remote.
- (v. t.) To outstrip by as much as a distance (see Distance, n., 3); to leave far behind; to surpass greatly.

**Compare ***distance* with other words:

distance vs. sound

baloney vs. distance

distance vs. distanced

acceleration vs. distance

distance vs. horizon

distance vs. haul

distance vs. parallel

distance vs. estrangement

distance vs. midpoint

distance vs. waywiser

distance vs. unnear

distance vs. outsettler

distance vs. distancy

bittock vs. distance

distance vs. offskip

cathetometer vs. distance

distance vs. westing

distance vs. farness

distance vs. handsbreadth

curtation vs. distance

distance vs. time

distance vs. temperature

breadth vs. distance

distance vs. mobile

distance vs. scoundrel

distance vs. reach

distance vs. far

distance vs. illustrated

distance vs. regular

distance vs. planimetry

distance vs. equidistance

directrix vs. distance

distance vs. pan

distance vs. hairbreadth

distance vs. segment

distance vs. pedometer

clearance vs. distance

distance vs. eccentricity

distance vs. ensample

distance vs. telugu

distance vs. example

distance vs. macrometer

distance vs. triangulation

distance vs. micrometer

distance vs. mileage

distance vs. footstep

distance vs. straightaway

distance vs. headroom

distance vs. telegraphy

distance vs. farther

distance vs. headway

distance vs. gradient

distance vs. surveying

distance vs. outpost

apothem vs. distance

distance vs. earshot

distance vs. offing

distance vs. heliometer

dissociate vs. distance

distance vs. longitude

distance vs. ellipse

distance vs. drover

attenuation vs. distance

distance vs. further

distance vs. track

content vs. distance

distance vs. span

distance vs. setback

distance vs. indentation

distance vs. drift

bristle vs. distance

distance vs. javelin

distance vs. offshore

around vs. distance

distance vs. measure

diameter vs. distance

distance vs. range

distance vs. odometry

distance vs. odometer

distance vs. girth

binoculars vs. distance

departure vs. distance

distance vs. inverse

distance vs. step

distance vs. height

distance vs. width

aloof vs. distance

distance vs. interval

distance vs. out

distance vs. scale

distance vs. moment

distance vs. joule

distance vs. tie

distance vs. length

distance vs. phone

circuit vs. distance

distance vs. pitch

backlash vs. distance

distance vs. energy

distance vs. long

distance vs. rabbit

depth vs. distance

distance vs. journey

distance vs. throw

distance vs. spat

distance vs. speed

distance vs. shoot

distance vs. run

distance vs. distant

distance vs. outpace

distance vs. straight

distance vs. space

distance vs. point

amount vs. distance

distance vs. force

distance vs. leg

distance vs. nose

distance vs. handicap

distance vs. remote

distance vs. league

board vs. distance

distance vs. offset

distance vs. work

distance vs. slow

distance vs. relegate

displacement vs. distance

distance vs. metric

distance vs. leap