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Space vs. Spare

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Spacenoun

(heading) Of time.

Spareadjective

Scant; not abundant or plentiful.

‘a spare diet’;

Spacenoun

Free time; leisure, opportunity.

Spareadjective

Sparing; frugal; parsimonious; not spending much money.

Spacenoun

A specific (specified) period of time.

Spareadjective

Being more than what is necessary, or what must be used or reserved; not wanted, or not used; superfluous.

‘I have no spare time.’;

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Spacenoun

An undefined period of time (without qualifier, especially a short period); a while.

Spareadjective

Held in reserve, to be used in an emergency.

‘a spare anchor; a spare bed or room’;

Spacenoun

(heading) Unlimited or generalized extent, physical or otherwise.

Spareadjective

Lean; lacking flesh; meager; thin; gaunt.

Spacenoun

Distance between things.

Spareadjective

Very angry; frustrated or distraught.

‘When he found out that someone had broken the window, he went spare.’; ‘The poor girl is going spare, stuck in the house all day with the kids like that.’;

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Spacenoun

Physical extent across two or three dimensions; area, volume (sometimes for or to do something).

Spareadjective

Slow.

Spacenoun

Physical extent in all directions, seen as an attribute of the universe (now usually considered as a part of space-time), or a mathematical model of this.

Sparenoun

The act of sparing; moderation; restraint.

Spacenoun

The near-vacuum in which planets, stars and other celestial objects are situated; the universe beyond the earth's atmosphere.

Sparenoun

Parsimony; frugal use.

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Spacenoun

The physical and psychological area one needs within which to live or operate; personal freedom.

Sparenoun

An opening in a petticoat or gown; a placket.

Spacenoun

(heading) A bounded or specific extent, physical or otherwise.

Sparenoun

That which has not been used or expended.

Spacenoun

A (chiefly empty) area or volume with set limits or boundaries.

Sparenoun

A spare part, especially a spare tire.

Spacenoun

(music) A position on the staff or stave bounded by lines.

Sparenoun

A superfluous or second-best person, specially (in a dynastic context) in the phrase "An heir and a spare".

Spacenoun

A gap in text between words, lines etc., or a digital character used to create such a gap.

Sparenoun

(bowling) The right of bowling again at a full set of pins, after having knocked all the pins down in less than three bowls. If all the pins are knocked down in one bowl it is a double spare; in two bowls, a single spare.

Spacenoun

(metal type) A piece of metal type used to separate words, cast lower than other type so as not to take ink, especially one that is narrower than one en (compare quad).

Sparenoun

(bowling) The act of knocking down all remaining pins in second ball of a frame; this entitles the pins knocked down on the next ball to be added to the score for that frame.

Spacenoun

A gap; an empty place.

Sparenoun

(Canada) A free period; a block of school during which one does not have a class.

Spacenoun

(geometry) A set of points, each of which is uniquely specified by a number (the dimensionality) of coordinates.

Spareverb

To show mercy.

Spacenoun

A generalized construct or set whose members have some property in common; typically there will be a geometric metaphor allowing these members to be viewed as "points". Often used with a restricting modifier describing the members (e.g. vector space), or indicating the inventor of the construct (e.g. Hilbert space).

‘Functional analysis is best approached through a sound knowledge of Hilbert space theory.’;

Spareverb

(intransitive) To desist; to stop; to refrain.

Spacenoun

A marketplace for goods or services.

‘innovation in the browser space’;

Spareverb

(intransitive) To refrain from inflicting harm; to use mercy or forbearance.

Spaceverb

To roam, walk, wander.

Spareverb

(transitive) To preserve from danger or punishment; to forbear to punish, injure, or harm; to show mercy.

Spaceverb

(transitive) To set some distance apart.

Spareverb

To keep.

Spaceverb

To insert or utilise spaces in a written text.

Spareverb

(intransitive) To be frugal; not to be profuse; to live frugally; to be parsimonious.

Spaceverb

To eject into outer space, usually without a space suit.

Spareverb

(transitive) To keep to oneself; to forbear to impart or give.

‘Spare the rod and spoil the child.’;

Spaceverb

To travel into and through outer space.

Spareverb

(transitive) To save or gain, as by frugality; to reserve, as from some occupation, use, or duty.

Spacenoun

Extension, considered independently of anything which it may contain; that which makes extended objects conceivable and possible.

‘Pure space is capable neither of resistance nor motion.’;

Spareverb

(transitive) to give up To deprive oneself of, as by being frugal; to do without; to dispense with; to give up; to part with.

Spacenoun

Place, having more or less extension; room.

‘They gave him chase, and hunted him as hare;Long had he no space to dwell [in].’; ‘While I have time and space.’;

Spareverb

To use frugally or stintingly, as that which is scarce or valuable; to retain or keep unused; to save.

‘[Thou] thy Father's dreadful thunder didst not spare.’; ‘He that hath knowledge, spareth his words.’;

Spacenoun

A quantity or portion of extension; distance from one thing to another; an interval between any two or more objects; as, the space between two stars or two hills; the sound was heard for the space of a mile.

‘Put a space betwixt drove and drove.’;

Spareverb

To keep to one's self; to forbear to impart or give.

‘Be pleased your plitics to spare.’; ‘Spare my sight the painOf seeing what a world of tears it costs you.’;

Spacenoun

Quantity of time; an interval between two points of time; duration; time.

‘Nine times the space that measures day and night.’; ‘God may defer his judgments for a time, and give a people a longer space of repentance.’;

Spareverb

To preserve from danger or punishment; to forbear to punish, injure, or harm; to show mercy to.

‘Spare us, good Lord.’; ‘Dim sadness did not spareThat time celestial visages.’; ‘Man alone can whom he conquers spare.’;

Spacenoun

A short time; a while.

Spareverb

To save or gain, as by frugality; to reserve, as from some occupation, use, or duty.

‘All the time he could spare from the necessary cares of his weighty charge, he estowed on . . . serving of God.’;

Spacenoun

Walk; track; path; course.

‘This ilke [same] monk let old things pace,And held after the new world the space.’;

Spareverb

To deprive one's self of, as by being frugal; to do without; to dispense with; to give up; to part with.

‘Where angry Jove did never spareOne breath of kind and temperate air.’; ‘I could have better spared a better man.’; ‘Her thought that a lady should her spare.’;

Spacenoun

A small piece of metal cast lower than a face type, so as not to receive the ink in printing, - used to separate words or letters.

Spareverb

To be frugal; not to be profuse; to live frugally; to be parsimonious.

‘I, who at some times spend, at others spare,Divided between carelessness and care.’;

Spacenoun

One of the intervals, or open places, between the lines of the staff.

Spareverb

To refrain from inflicting harm; to use mercy or forbearance.

‘He will not spare in the day of vengeance.’;

Spacenoun

that portion of the universe outside the earth or its atmosphere; - called also outer space.

Spareverb

To desist; to stop; to refrain.

Spaceverb

To walk; to rove; to roam.

‘And loved in forests wild to space.’;

Spareadjective

Scanty; not abundant or plentiful; as, a spare diet.

Spaceverb

To arrange or adjust the spaces in or between; as, to space words, lines, or letters.

Spareadjective

Sparing; frugal; parsimonious; chary.

‘He was spare, but discreet of speech.’;

Spacenoun

the unlimited expanse in which everything is located;

‘they tested his ability to locate objects in space’;

Spareadjective

Being over and above what is necessary, or what must be used or reserved; not wanted, or not used; superfluous; as, I have no spare time.

‘If that no spare clothes he had to give.’;

Spacenoun

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’;

Spareadjective

Held in reserve, to be used in an emergency; as, a spare anchor; a spare bed or room.

Spacenoun

an area reserved for some particular purpose;

‘the laboratory's floor space’;

Spareadjective

Lean; wanting flesh; meager; thin; gaunt.

‘O, give me the spare men, and spare me the great ones.’;

Spacenoun

a blank character used to separate successive words in writing or printing;

‘he said the space is the most important character in the alphabet’;

Spareadjective

Slow.

Spacenoun

the interval between two times;

‘the distance from birth to death’; ‘it all happened in the space of 10 minutes’;

Sparenoun

The act of sparing; moderation; restraint.

‘Killing for sacrifice, without any spare.’;

Spacenoun

a blank area;

‘write your name in the space provided’;

Sparenoun

Parsimony; frugal use.

‘Poured out their plenty without spite or spare.’;

Spacenoun

one of the areas between or below or above the lines of a musical staff;

‘the spaces are the notes F-A-C-E’;

Sparenoun

An opening in a petticoat or gown; a placket.

Spacenoun

(printing) a block of type without a raised letter; used for spacing between words

Sparenoun

That which has not been used or expended.

Spaceverb

place at intervals;

‘Space the interviews so that you have some time between the different candidates’;

Sparenoun

The right of bowling again at a full set of pins, after having knocked all the pins down in less than three bowls. If all the pins are knocked down in one bowl it is a double spare; in two bowls, a single spare. For the meaning in modern bowling, see sense 6.

Space

Space is the boundless three-dimensional extent in which objects and events have relative position and direction. In classical physics, physical space is often conceived in three linear dimensions, although modern physicists usually consider it, with time, to be part of a boundless four-dimensional continuum known as spacetime.

Sparenoun

The act of knocking down all ten pins in two bowls, which entitles the bowler to add the number of pins knocked down in the next bowl to the score for the frame in which the spare occurred.

Sparenoun

an extra component of a machine or other apparatus

Sparenoun

an extra car wheel and tire for a four-wheel vehicle

Sparenoun

a score in tenpins; knocking down all ten after rolling two balls

Spareverb

refrain from harming

Spareverb

save or relieve from an experience or action;

‘I'll spare you from having to apologize formally’;

Spareverb

give up what is not strictly needed;

‘he asked if they could spare one of their horses to speed his journey’;

Spareverb

use frugally or carefully

Spareadjective

thin and fit;

‘the spare figure of a marathon runner’; ‘a body kept trim by exercise’;

Spareadjective

more than is needed, desired, or required;

‘trying to lose excess weight’; ‘found some extra change lying on the dresser’; ‘yet another book on heraldry might be thought redundant’; ‘skills made redundant by technological advance’; ‘sleeping in the spare room’; ‘supernumerary ornamentation’; ‘it was supererogatory of her to gloat’; ‘delete superfluous (or unnecessary) words’; ‘extra ribs as well as other supernumerary internal parts’; ‘surplus cheese distributed to the needy’;

Spareadjective

just sufficient;

‘the library had a spare but efficient look’;

Spareadjective

not taken up by scheduled activities;

‘a free hour between classes’; ‘spare time on my hands’;

Spareadjective

kept in reserve especially for emergency use;

‘a reserve supply of food’; ‘a spare tire’; ‘spare parts’;

Spareadjective

lacking in amplitude or quantity;

‘a bare livelihood’; ‘a scanty harvest’; ‘a spare diet’;

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