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covering a large distance
continuing for a short distance
used for saying how far it is to a place
used for saying how far away from a place something is
used for saying how far away something is in relation to something else
used for asking or stating how great a distance is
covering large distances
at a greater distance away from a place, or a greater distance in a particular direction
used for saying that one person or group is some distance away from the others
if you say that you go or travel all the way somewhere, you emphasize that it is a long way
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a coloured substance that you can put on your eyelids
moving with rhythm, together as one
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Free thesaurus definition of relating to or describing distance from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.