Word Dictionary “Duration”

Meaning of the word

The word “duration” refers to the period of time when something lasts, persists or continues to exist.

Origin of the word

The word “duration” originates in the Latin “Durationem”, which means “action of lasting”.

Word adverbs

Some adverbs related to the word “duration” are: long, soon, temporarily, permanently.

Conjunctions of the word

Some conjunctions related to the word “duration” are: whereas, since, until, though.

Synonyms of the word

Some synonyms of the word “duration” are: time, extension, period, continuity, persistence.

Word Definitions

  1. time period when something lasts or persists.
  2. Time for an event, activity or process.
  3. Continuity or persistence of something over time.

Phrases that the word applies

– The duration of the film is two hours.

– The length of the class is 60 minutes.

– The duration of the contract is one year.

Examples of the word in text

The film had a surprising duration of three hours.

The duration of the plane trip was ten hours.

The duration of the concert was approximately two hours.

Rhymes with the word

curation, cracking, cracking, cracking, cracking.

Anagrams with the word

Words “Duration” can form the anagrams: “Driving”, “Aduriation”.

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