Synonyms of distance in English:

distance


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See Spanish definition of distancia

noun

1‘they measured the distance between Hartwell and Roade Station’

SYNONYMS
interval, space, span, gap, separation, interspace, stretch, extent
length, width, breadth, depth
range, reach

2‘binocular vision gives us a perception of distance’

SYNONYMS
remoteness, farness
closeness

3‘a mix of warmth and distance makes a good neighbour’

SYNONYMS
aloofness, remoteness, detachment, stand-offishness, unfriendliness, haughtiness, hauteur, coolness, coldness, frigidity
reserve, reticence, restraint, stiffness, formality, unresponsiveness
ANTONYMS

friendliness


verb

1‘he had distanced himself from her emotionally’

SYNONYMS
withdraw, detach, separate, dissociate, remove, isolate, put at a distance, keep at arm's length, set apart, place far off
ANTONYMS

draw closer


Phrases

    in the distance

    ‘he could see them in the distance’


    SYNONYMS
    far away, far off, afar
    yonder, just in view
    on the horizon, in the background
    ANTONYMS

    close to