Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
Span

17 September 2020 The Mirror Classic

We have 37 answers for the crossword clue Span. We last saw the 'Span' clue in The Mirror Classic on Monday, 21 September 2020.

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Definitions and usage

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  • A structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
  • The act of sitting or standing astride
  • Two items of the same kind
  • To cover or extend over an area or time period; "Rivers traverse the valley floor", "The parking lot spans 3 acres"; "The novel spans three centuries"
  • A unit of length based on the width of the expanded human hand (usually taken as 9 inches)
  • The complete duration of something; "the job was finished in the span of an hour"
  • The distance or interval between two points

Anagrams

We found 1 anagrams for the word 'Span'.

snap
  • (American football) putting the ball in play by passing it (between the legs) to a back; "the quarterback fumbled the snap"

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

DUO

A pair who associate with one another; "the engaged couple"; "an inseparable twosome"

4 Letters

ARCH

(architecture) a masonry construction (usually curved) for spanning an opening and supporting the weight above it

DUAD

Two items of the same kind

DUET

(ballet) a dance for two people (usually a ballerina and a danseur noble)

DYAD

Two items of the same kind

PAIR

Two people considered as a unit

TEAM

Two or more draft animals that work together to pull something

YOKE

Support consisting of a wooden frame across the shoulders that enables a person to carry buckets hanging from each end

5 Letters

BRACE

An appliance that corrects dental irregularities

COVER

A false identity and background (especially one created for an undercover agent); "her new name and passport are cover for her next assignment"

CROSS

(genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids

RANGE

A place for shooting (firing or driving) projectiles of various kinds; "the army maintains a missile range in the desert"; "any good golf club will have a range where you can practice"

REACH

The act of physically reaching or thrusting out

SPACE

Any location outside the Earth's atmosphere; "the astronauts walked in outer space without a tether"; "the first major milestone in space exploration was in 1957, when the USSR's Sputnik 1 orbited the Earth"

SWEEP

A movement in an arc; "a sweep of his arm"

TWAIN

Two items of the same kind

WIDTH

The extent of something from side to side

6 Letters

BRIDGE

Any of various card games based on whist for four players

COUPLE

A pair who associate with one another; "the engaged couple"; "an inseparable twosome"

EXTENT

The distance or area or volume over which something extends; "the vast extent of the desert"; "an orchard of considerable extent"

GAELIC

Any of several related languages of the Celts in Ireland and Scotland

LENGTH

A section of something that is long and narrow; "a length of timber"; "a length of tubing"

PERIOD H K

A punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations; "in England they call a period a stop"

7 Letters

BREADTH

The extent of something from side to side

COUPLET

A stanza consisting of two successive lines of verse; usually rhymed

DISTICH

Two items of the same kind

STRETCH

Increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance; "stretch the soup by adding some more cream"; "extend the casserole with a little rice"

TWOSOME

A pair who associate with one another; "the engaged couple"; "an inseparable twosome"

8 Letters

BESTRIDE

Get up on the back of; "mount a horse"

DISTANCE

The property created by the space between two objects or points

DURATION

The property of enduring or continuing in time

INTERVAL

The difference in pitch between two notes

LIFETIME

The period during which something is functional (as between birth and death); "the battery had a short life"; "he lived a long and happy life"

OVERARCH

Be central or dominant; "This scene overarches the entire first act"

STRADDLE

The option to buy or sell a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date; consists of an equal number of put and call options

TRAVERSE

Travel across

11 Letters

DISTRIBUTED

Spread out or scattered about or divided up

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