Hindi translation of length
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Word forms: lengths
Definitions and Translations
1. variable noun
The length of something is the amount that it measures from one end to the other.
⇒ It is about a metre in length. ⇒ ...the length of the fish.
⇒ the length of something ⇒ measure the length of something ⇒ a considerable/exact/average/short/great/maximum length ⇒ the entire/full/whole/total/overall/average/maximum length of something
→ breadth, width, height, depth
SET PHRASESof varying lengths, the length and breadth of something, at arm's length, focal length
2. uncountable noun
The length of something is its quality of being long.
⇒ I noticed, too, the length of her fingers.
3. variable noun
The length of something such as a piece of writing is the amount of writing that is contained in it.
⇒ the length of something ⇒ a considerable/exact/average/short/great/maximum length ⇒ the entire/full/whole/total/overall/average/maximum length of something
SET PHRASESin length
4. variable noun
The length of an event, activity, or situation is the time it lasts.
किसी घटना का विस्तार mn
⇒ The film is over two hours in length.
⇒ the length of something ⇒ the length of your stay ⇒ the length of a prison sentence ⇒ the entire/full/whole/total/overall/average/maximum length of something
SET PHRASESlength of time
5. countable noun
A length of wood, string, cloth, or other material is a piece of it.
⇒ Hang lengths of fabric behind the glass.
6. countable noun
If you swim a length in a swimming pool, you swim from one end to the other.
इस किनारे से उस किनारे तक का फासला mn
7. singular noun
If something happens or exists along the length of something, it happens or exists for the whole way along it.
साथ-साथ होने की स्थिति nf
⇒ I looked along the length of the building.
If you do something at length, you do it for a long time and in great detail.
लंबे समय तक और अधिक मात्रा में
⇒ They spoke at length.
If you go to great lengths to achieve something, you try very hard and may do extreme things in order to achieve it.
पूरा जोर लगा देना
⇒ Greta went to great lengths to hide from reporters.
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Example Sentences Including 'length'
A concrete stairway at the back of the house went up to a verandah with a thatched awning which ran the length of the house.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
Instead, she designed a beautiful conservatory that runs the length of both properties, linking them along the back.KICK BACK (2002)
She stripped off her white panties, the palms of her hands brushing down the length of her thighs.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
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'length' in Other Languages
- Arabic: طُولٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: comprimento
- Chinese: 长度
- Croatian: dužina
- Czech: délka
- Danish: længde
- Dutch: lengte
- European Spanish: longitud
- Finnish: pituus
- French: longueur
- German: Länge
- Greek: μήκος
- Italian: lunghezza
- Japanese: 長さ
- Korean: 길이
- Norwegian: lengde
- Polish: długość
- Portuguese: comprimento
- Romanian: lungime lungimi
- Russian: длина
- Spanish: longitud
- Swedish: längd
- Thai: ความยาว
- Turkish: uzunluk
- Ukrainian: довжина
- Vietnamese: chiều dài
Translation of length from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary