distant

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdɪstənt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈdɪstənt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(distənt)


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distant

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. far off in a distant land
  2. travel to distant [places, countries]
  3. heard distant thunder
  4. a distant [star, galaxy]
  5. is the most distant [planet from the sun]
  6. make out distant objects
  7. you [feel, seem] so distant (lately)
  8. lately you (just) feel so distant
  9. found him to be (very, strangely, unusually) distant
  10. have been growing so distant
  11. the couple have [grown, become] distant
  12. in the (not too) distant [future, past]
  13. is just a distant memory
  14. [came in, finished] a distant second
  15. a distant [relative, cousin]
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