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" --_{3}is a kind ofsize --_{3}has particulars:

distance, space - the interval between two times; "the distance from birth to death"; "it all happened in the space of 10 minutes" --_{5}is a kind oftime interval, interval

outdistance, outstrip, distance - go far ahead of; "He outdistanced the other runners" --_{2}is one way toleave behind Sample sentences: Somebody ----s something Somebody ----s somebody