distance · noun /ˈdɪs.təns/Full view
Nouns: distance
Adjectives: distant
Verbs: distance
distance (LENGTH)
B1 C or U the amount of space between two places
Dictionary examples:

What's the distance between Madrid and Barcelona/from Madrid to Barcelona?

He travels quite a distance to work every day.

Does she live within walking distance of her parents?

Learner example:

There are also caves to explore a short distance away. (Preliminary English Test; B1; Slovak)

distance (PLACE)
B2 no plural somewhere that is far away, but close enough for you to see or hear the things that are there
Dictionary examples:

I could see Mary in the distance.

From a distance, it sounded like a bell ringing.

Learner example:

Far in the distance they spotted another ship. (First Certificate in English; B2; Greek)

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