- a continuous area or expanse which is free, available, or unoccupied；an area of land which is not occupied by buildings
- position (two or more items) at a distance from one another；(in printing or writing) put blanks between (words, letters, or lines).
noun: space, plural noun: commercial spaces
- 1. a continuous area or expanse which is free, available, or unoccupied a table took up much of the space we shall all be living together in a small space 同義詞
- ▪ an area of land which is not occupied by buildings she had a love of open spaces 同義詞
- ▪ an area rented or sold as business premises.
- ▪ a blank between printed, typed, or written words, characters, numbers, etc. 同義詞
- ▪ each of the four gaps between the five lines of a staff.
- 2. the dimensions of height, depth, and width within which all things exist and move the work gives the sense of a journey in space and time
- ▪ the physical universe beyond the earth's atmosphere. 同義詞
- ▪ the near vacuum extending between the planets and stars, containing small amounts of gas and dust.
- ▪ a mathematical concept generally regarded as a set of points having some specified structure.
- 3. an interval of time (often used to suggest that the time is short considering what has happened or been achieved in it) both their cars were stolen in the space of three days 同義詞
- 4. the portion of a text or document available or needed to write about a subject there is no space to give further details
- ▪ pages in a newspaper, or time between television or radio programs, available for advertising it is the media person's job to buy the press space or the TV or radio spots
- ▪ capacity for storage of data in a computer or other digital device additional disk space is required for the database operation delete songs from your iPod should you start running out of space
- 5. the freedom and scope to live, think, and develop in a way that suits one a teenager needing her own space
- 6. one of two possible states of a signal in certain systems.
- 1. position (two or more items) at a distance from one another the poles are spaced 3 feet apart
- ▪ (in printing or writing) put blanks between (words, letters, or lines).