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Span

Pronunciation of Span
/spˈan/, /spˈan/, /s_p_ˈa_n/

Synonyms for span

duality (noun)

brace, couple, couplet, doublet, duet, duo, dyad, match, pair, team, two, twosome, yoke.

duration (noun)

aeon, age, course, cycle, date, duration, epoch, era, interim, interval, measure, season, spell, time.

extent (noun)

acreage, area, dimension, extent, field, leeway, length, measure, neighborhood, plane, plateau, range, reach, region, room, scale, scope, space, stretch, territory, volume, zone.

indefinite duration (noun)

aeon, age, duration, era, eternity, forever, lapse, time.

length (noun)

extent, length, reach.

Sense 1 (noun)

build in, embrace, include, incorporate, involve, add-on, take in, count in.

Sense 2 (noun)

big, boundary, check, confines, constraint, control, limit, limitation, restraint, restriction.

Sense 3 (noun)

belong, day, exist, existence, get, lie, life, lifetime, live, occupy, set, sit, stand, term, there is/are etc..

Sense 4 (noun)

block, chapter, countdown, delay, distance.

Sense 5 (noun)

bulldoze, cut, push, squeeze, fight your way.

Sense 6 (noun)

breadth, depth, girth, spread, thickness, width.

Sense 7 (noun)

extend, go, go back, last, last out, run, clock in at.

attribute (noun)

span.

distance, duration (noun)

amount, compass, extent, interval, length, measure, reach, space, spell, spread, stretch, term, time, period.

duality (noun)

brace, couple, couplet, doublet, duet, duo, dyad, match, pair, team, two, twosome, yoke.

duration (noun)

aeon, age, course, cycle, date, duration, epoch, era, interim, interval, life, season, spell, time.

extent (noun)

acreage, area, dimension, extent, field, leeway, length, measure, neighborhood, plane, plateau, range, reach, region, room, scale, scope, space, stretch, territory, volume, zone.

indefinite duration (noun)

eternity, forever, lapse.

quantity (noun)

span.

span (noun)

brace, bridge, couple, couplet, cross, distich, doubleton, duad, duet, duo, dyad, pair, straddle, sweep, traverse, twain, twosome, yoke.

spread (noun)

compass.

time (noun)

span.

stative (verb)

cross, span, sweep, traverse.

stretch over (verb)

arch, bridge, connect, cover, cross, extend, ford, go across, link, pass over, range, traverse, vault.

Sense 1

distance, join, quarter, wingspan, clock in at.

Sense 2

breadth, frame, last out, lifetime, measurement, term, thickness.

Sense 3

girth, width.

Sense 4

day, existence, generation, go back, last.

Sense 7

depth.

Sense 8

extend.

Sense 16

spread.

Sense 23

go.

Sense 36

run.

arch

pylon.

breadth

expanse.

bridge

bridge, overpass.

comprehend

comprise.

space

radius.

Usage examples for span

  1. The truth concerning these founders of religion seems to lie in the fact that they realised a depth of life beyond the world, the intellect, and the span of ordinary life. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  2. There was a single iron span reaching two hundred feet between piers of masonry, and everything was ready to swing her off the false work except the driving of a few iron pins. – Careers of Danger and Daring by Cleveland Moffett
  3. In six days three hundred feet more of steel had been bolted fast to the complete section, and Span Two was in place. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  4. It looked pitiable now, for there is but a dishonoured age for a lonely little ring which can never see the finger it was made to span. – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie

Idioms for span

  1. be spick and span

Rhymes for span

  • flan, van, lann, mann, tran, rann, clan, whan, spokane, tan, ahn, gann, ran, gan, dan, anne, thanh, jan, klan, ann, han, fan, duan, cannes, can, fran, tann, yan, chan, than, man, vann, ban, shan, lan, plan, cann, jann, blan, stan, brann, mahn, an, phan, dann, pran, cahn, caen, scan, flann, kan, bran, jaan, gran, san, nan, pan;
  • dianne, gauvain, liane, dyane, divan, ruthann, saran, suzanne, duran, moran, susann, iran, beavan, began, rattan, sudan, jourdan, lianne, sedan, macmahon, mccann, cezanne, lausanne, joann, japan, toussaint, roxanne, doran, diane, chauvin, louanne, beagan, dyan, pecan, leann, diahann, roseanne, bhutan, cheyenne, georgann, cyan, rodin, joanne, outman, cspan, susanne, rosanne, chapin;
  • kellyanne, maryanne, mcmahon, ariane, liliane, gloriane, harmattan, overran, soloman, marianne, minivan, kazakhstan, maryann;
  • catamaran;
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