'distance'
Overview of noun distance
1. distance  (the property created by the space between two objects or points)
2. distance  (a distant region; "I could see it in the distance")
3. distance, length  (size of the gap between two places; "the distance from New York to Chicago"; "he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points")
4. distance, aloofness  (indifference by personal withdrawal; "emotional distance")
5. distance, space  (the interval between two times; "the distance from birth to death"; "it all happened in the space of 10 minutes")
6. distance  (a remote point in time; "if that happens it will be at some distance in the future"; "at a distance of ten years he had forgotten many of the details")
Overview of verb distance
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1. distance  (keep at a distance; "we have to distance ourselves from these events in order to continue living")
2. outdistance, outstrip, distance  (go far ahead of; "He outdistanced the other runners")
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