Synonyms of distance in English:

distance


See definition of distance

noun

1‘they measured the distance between Hartwell and Roade Station’

SYNONYMS

interval, space, span, gap, separation, interspace, stretch, extent

length, width, breadth, depth

range, reach

2‘binocular vision gives us a perception of distance’

SYNONYMS

remoteness, farness

closeness

3‘a mix of warmth and distance makes a good neighbour’

SYNONYMS

aloofness, remoteness, detachment, stand-offishness, unfriendliness, haughtiness, hauteur, coolness, coldness, frigidity

reserve, reticence, restraint, stiffness, formality, unresponsiveness

ANTONYMS

friendliness


verb

1‘he had distanced himself from her emotionally’

SYNONYMS

withdraw, detach, separate, dissociate, remove, isolate, put at a distance, keep at arm's length, set apart, place far off

ANTONYMS

draw closer


Phrases

    in the distance

      ‘he could see them in the distance’

      SYNONYMS

      far away, far off, afar

      yonder, just in view

      on the horizon, in the background

      ANTONYMS

      close to