Translation of "distance" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /ˈdɪs·təns/ us /ˈdɪs·təns/

B1 the length of the space between two places

We’re only a short distance from my house.

[ no plural ] somewhere that is far away

I could see Mary in the distance.
verb uk /ˈdɪs·təns/ us /ˈdɪs·təns/
distance yourself from someone/something

to say or show that you are not connected or involved with someone or something

She has tried to distance herself from the book.

(Translation of “distance” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)