the unlimited expanse in which everything is located
they tested his ability to locate objects in space|the boundless regions of the infinite
Synonym: infinite
an empty area (usually bounded in some way between things)
the architect left space in front of the building|they stopped at an open space in the jungle|the space between his teeth
an area reserved for some particular purpose
the laboratory's floor 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
Synonym: outer space
a blank character used to separate successive words in writing or printing
he said the space is the most important character in the alphabet
Synonym: blank
the interval between two times
the distance from birth to death|it all happened in the space of 10 minutes
Synonym: distance
a blank area
write your name in the space provided
Synonym: blank space, place
one of the areas between or below or above the lines of a musical staff
the spaces are the notes F-A-C-E
(printing) a block of type without a raised letter; used for spacing between words or sentences
Synonym: quad
place at intervals
Space the interviews so that you have some time between the different candidates