range noun Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “range” - Learner’s Dictionary

range

noun
 
 
/reɪndʒ/
OF THINGS [C] B1 a group of different things of the same general type: a range of colours/patterns We discussed a wide range of subjects.Range and limitsGroups and collections of thingsVariety and mixtures
AMOUNT [C] B2 the amount or number between a particular set of limits: [usually singular] The price range is from $100 to $200. The product is aimed at young people in the 18-25 age range.Range and limits
DISTANCE [U] the distance from which things can be seen, heard, or reached: The soldiers came within firing range. He was shot at close range (= from very near).Range and limits
MOUNTAINS [C] a line of hills or mountainsHills and mountains
SHOOTING [C] a place where you can practise shooting a gun: a rifle/shooting range Guns
(Definition of range noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

forage

to go from place to place searching, especially for food

Word of the Day

Meerkat meme
Meerkat meme
by Colin McIntosh,
September 03, 2015
Meerkats are not new to popular culture (they appear in the folk tales of the San people of the Kalahari), but their arrival in the public’s consciousness, at least in the UK and the US, is a relatively recent phenomenon. Meerkats are small, sociable Southern African mammals that live in large family

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More