Student Thesaurus

One entry found for duration.
Entry Word: duration
Function: noun
Text: 1 the period during which something exists, lasts, or is in progress <for the whole duration of the speech the bored audience fidgeted>
Synonyms date, life, life span, lifetime, run, standing, time
Related Words spell, stretch; span, tenure, term; hitch, tour, turn
2 uninterrupted or lasting existence <scientists warning that the very duration of our civilization depends upon finding a solution to this major environmental problem> -- see CONTINUATION