Adjective "Length" Definition and Examples




    1. the longest extent of anything as measured from end to end: the length of a river.

    2. the measure of the greatest dimension of a plane or solid figure.

    3. extent from beginning to end of a series, enumeration, account, book, etc.: a report running 300 pages in length.

    4. extent in time; duration: the length of a battle.

    5. a distance determined by the extent of something specified: Hold the picture at arm's length.

    6. a piece or portion of a certain or a known extent: a


    "companies can be length."