Lenght vs. Length: What's the Difference?
Lenght is an incorrect spelling of Length. Length refers to the extent of something from end to end.
Which is correct: Lenght or Length
How to spell Length?
Lenght is Incorrect
Length is Correct
Remember that "Length" has "length," and it's longer than "Lenght."
Visualize a ruler; it measures "length," not "lenght."
Remember "length" as in "strength," where the "gth" is intact.
Pronounce "Length" as /lɛŋkθ/; there's no "t" before the "h."
Always spell-check; most software will identify "Lenght" as an error.
Lenght and Length Definitions
Lenght is an incorrect spelling of Length.
The quality or state of being long in time or space.
The length of the speech was tedious.
The state, quality, or fact of being long. See Usage Note at strength.
The measurement of the extent of something along its greatest dimension
The length of the boat.
A piece, often of a standard size, that is normally measured along its greatest dimension
A length of cloth.
A measure used as a unit to estimate distances
Won the race by a length.
Extent or distance from beginning to end
The length of a novel.
The length of a journey.
The amount of time between specified moments; the duration
The length of a meeting.
Often lengths Extent or degree to which an action or policy is carried
Went to great lengths to prove his point.
The duration of a vowel.
The duration of a syllable.
The vertical extent of a garment. Often used in combination
The distance measured along the longest dimension of an object.
(horse racing) The length of a horse, used to indicate the distance between horses at the end of a race.
(mathematics) Distance between the two ends of a line segment.
(cricket) The distance down the pitch that the ball bounces on its way to the batsman.
(figuratively) Total extent.
The length of a book
Part of something that is long; a physical piece of something.
A length of rope
(theatre) A unit of script length, comprising 42 lines.
(bridge) The number of cards held in a particular suit.
(obsolete) To lengthen.
The longest, or longer, dimension of any object, in distinction from breadth or width; extent of anything from end to end; the longest line which can be drawn through a body, parallel to its sides; as, the length of a church, or of a ship; the length of a rope or line.
A portion of space or of time considered as measured by its length; - often in the plural.
Large lengths of seas and shores.
The future but a length behind the past.
The quality or state of being long, in space or time; extent; duration; as, some sea birds are remarkable for the length of their wings; he was tired by the length of the sermon, and the length of his walk.
A single piece or subdivision of a series, or of a number of long pieces which may be connected together; as, a length of pipe; a length of fence.
Detail or amplification; unfolding; continuance as, to pursue a subject to a great length.
May Heaven, great monarch, still augment your blissWith length of days, and every day like this.
He had marched to the length of Exeter.
The linear extent in space from one end to the other; the longest horizontal dimension of something that is fixed in place;
The length of the table was 5 feet
Continuance in time;
The ceremony was of short duration
He complained about the length of time required
The property of being the extent of something from beginning to end;
The editor limited the length of my article to 500 words
Size of the gap between two places;
The distance from New York to Chicago
He determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points
A section of something that is long and narrow;
A length of timber
A length of tubing
Length refers to the extent of something from one end to the other.
The length of the room is 20 feet.
It can indicate the duration or amount of time.
The length of the movie surprised me.
A piece or segment of a specific length or size.
Cut the fabric to the desired length.
The degree to which a topic is elaborated upon or explained.
The article goes into great length about the topic.
What is the verb form of Length?
The related verb is "lengthen."
What is the pronunciation of Length?
Why is it called Length?
Derived from Old English "lenge," related to "long."
What is the root word of Length?
The root word is "long."
Which preposition is used with Length?
"Of" as in "length of."
Which conjunction is used with Length?
Any conjunction can be used, depending on the sentence.
Which article is used with Length?
"The" or "a," depending on context.
Is Length an adverb?
Which vowel is used before Length?
"A" as in "a length."
What is the plural form of Length?
Is the word Length imperative?
What is the singular form of Length?
Is Length a negative or positive word?
What is another term for Length?
What is the first form of Length?
Not applicable, as "length" is primarily a noun.
What is the third form of Length?
Is Length an abstract noun?
It can be, especially when referring to time or abstract measurements.
Is Length a collective noun?
How many syllables are in Length?
How do we divide Length into syllables?
Length is one syllable, so it isn't divided.
What part of speech is Length?
What is the opposite of Length?
Shortness or breadth, depending on context.
Which determiner is used with Length?
"This" or "that," depending on context.
Is Length a countable noun?
It can be, as in "various lengths."
How is Length used in a sentence?
The length of the river is approximately 100 miles.
Is the Length term a metaphor?
It can be used metaphorically, e.g., "the length of one's patience."
What is a stressed syllable in Length?
The entire word "Length" is stressed, as it's a one-syllable word.
Is Length a noun or adjective?
It's a noun.
Is Length a vowel or consonant?
"Length" is a word containing both vowels and consonants.
What is the second form of Length?
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