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Overview of adj distant

The adj distant has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (33) distant

(separated in space or coming from or going to a distance; "distant villages"; "the sound of distant traffic"; "a distant sound"; "a distant telephone call")

2. (2) distant, remote

(far apart in relevance or relationship or kinship ; "a distant cousin"; "a remote relative"; "a distant likeness"; "considerations entirely removed (or remote) from politics")

3. aloof, distant, upstage

(remote in manner; "stood apart with aloof dignity"; "a distant smile"; "he was upstage with strangers")

4. distant, remote, removed

(separate or apart in time; "distant events"; "the remote past or future")

5. distant, remote

(located far away spatially; "distant lands"; "remote stars") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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