English to Afrikaans Meaning :: distance

afstand
Distance :
afstand
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Noun(1) the property created by the space between two objects or points(2) a distant region(3) size of the gap between two places(4) indifference by personal withdrawal(5) the interval between two times(6) a remote point in time
Verb(1) keep at a distance(2) go far ahead of

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(1) Giving his typically controlled performance at corner-back, Canning was the best player on display by some distance .(2) After some 45 laps, he overtook him and raced into the distance - quite sublime and easily the equal of the Viren trip.(3) I only ever saw him on TV, or at a distance in the town centre.(4) a mix of warmth and distance makes a good neighbor(5) After locking the door, they walked the short distance from their rented house to the college.(6) Looking from a distance , the village appears more like a picture scroll with strong local flavour than reality.(7) E-mails provide instant communication and yet distance the sender because they're so impersonal.(8) There is too much distance , a tragic remoteness in our fellowship.(9) They set off after breakfast, heading east toward the mountain range barely visible in the distance .(10) they sped off into the distance(11) it's no distance from here to the house(12) Looking southeast, Sante Fe is visible in the distance , spilling down the plain.(13) he claimed the 100 m title in only his second race over the distance(14) Their objective, the mountains in the distance , was barely visible to them.(15) Printed out and laid end to end, they would cover a distance of 1.3 kilometres.(16) Viewed from a distance , however, they lose some of their urgency, shading even into very dry comedy.
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Synonyms
Noun
1. interval ::
interval
4. length ::
lengte
5. space ::
ruimte
Verb
6. withdraw ::
onttrek
7. outstrip ::
oorskry
Antonyms
1. analogy ::
analogie
2. community ::
gemeenskap
3. likeness ::
gelykenis
4. resemblance ::
ooreenkoms
Different Forms
distance, distanced, distances, distancing
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

So I guess you two are
making it work long distance.

So I guess you two are making it work long DISTANCE.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 18


At that distance,\\Nany GPR system would detect us,\0

At that DISTANCE,
any GPR system would detect us,

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 8


You think I wanted to sit here for 1,000
years watching the world from a distance

You think I wanted to sit here for 1,000 years watching the world from a DISTANCE

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3


I hear you\'re in some sort
of a long distance situation?

I hear you're in some sort of a long DISTANCE situation?

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 6


( horses whinny
in distance )

( horses whinny in DISTANCE )

Westworld Season 2, Episode 6


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