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space

space

 
 
pronunciation:
speIs
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the area that contains the entire universe beyond the earth.
They sent a rocket into space.
definition 2: an empty area or place.
There's not enough space in the kitchen for a table and chairs.
synonyms:
opening
similar words:
blank, gap
definition 3: an area with a particular use.
Your car is in my parking space.Fill in the spaces on this form.
synonyms:
place, spot
derivation: spacer (n.)
Word Builder: space +
  • spacecraft:
    a vehicle for traveling in space.
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similar to space
some actions associated with things in space
some broader categories that include space
some constellations and stars in space
some descriptions associated with space
some elements of space space
some people associated with space
some places associated with space
some planets in space
some things conventionally associated with space
study of space