Hindi translation of span
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Word forms: spans, spanning, spanned
Definitions and Translations
1. countable noun
A span is a period of time between two dates or events during which something exists or happens.
⇒ The batteries had a life span of six hours.
⇒ a span of something ⇒ the span between things ⇒ a life/time span ⇒ a short/four-year/five-minute span
2. countable noun
Your concentration span or your attention span is the length of time you are able to concentrate on something or be interested in it.
⇒ a concentration/attention span
3. transitive verb
If something spans a long period of time, it lasts throughout that period of time or relates to the whole of it.
अवधि में फैला होना
⇒ His professional career spanned 16 years.
4. countable noun
The span of something that extends or is spread out sideways is its width.
⇒ It is a very pretty butterfly, with a 2-inch wing span.
5. transitive verb
A bridge or other structure that spans something such as a river stretches right across it.
आर-पार फैला होना
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Example Sentences Including 'span'
What bliss they knew, knowing nothing: playing in the sun without the least suspicion of how short their span was.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
He hunched himself in his corner, and, within the span of his mind, he thought back.A Worm of Doubt
I had exhausted his attention span between thoughts about sex.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
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Translation of span from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary