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Engelsk navneord: distance

1. distance (om egenskab) the property created by the space between two objects or points


Mindre specifikke termerspacing, spatial arrangement


Mere specifikke termercloseness, elevation, farawayness, farness, focal distance, focal length, hour, hour angle, hyperfocal distance, interval, leap, mean distance, milage, mileage, minute, nearness, piece, remoteness, remove, separation, span, wavelength, way, wheelbase, yardage


Kendetegnerclose, close, distant, far, near, nigh

2. distance (om sted) a distant region


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI could see it in the distance.


Mindre specifikke termerpart, region

3. distance (om egenskab) size of the gap between two places


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe distance from New York to Chicago.
He determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)length


Mindre specifikke termersize


Mere specifikke termeraltitude, arm's length, gauge, leg, light time, skip distance, wingspan, wingspread, wingspread

4. distance (om fornemmelse) indifference by personal withdrawal


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEmotional distance.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aloofness


Mindre specifikke termerindifference

5. distance (om tid) the interval between two times


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe distance from birth to death.
It all happened in the space of 10 minutes.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)space


Mindre specifikke termerinterval, time interval

6. distance (om tid) a remote point in time


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIf that happens it will be at some distance in the future.
At a distance of ten years he had forgotten many of the details.


Mindre specifikke termerpoint, point in time


Engelsk udsagnsord: distance

1. distance (om tilstand) keep at a distance


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe have to distance ourselves from these events in order to continue living.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerhold, keep, maintain

2. distance (om bevægelse) go far ahead of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe outdistanced the other runners.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)outdistance, outstrip


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerleave behind









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