"along" Definition

  1. adv. By the length; in a line with the length; lengthwise.
  2. adv. In a line, or with a progressive motion; onward; forward.
  3. adv. In company; together.
  4. prep. By the length of, as distinguished from across.
  5. (Now heard only in the prep. phrase along of.)

More About along

Position in dictionary: 3294 of 111710 words.
Word Type: adv., adv., adv., prep., ,
Words that start with "along": 5
Words that end with "along": 2
Words that contain "along": 7
Next words in dictionary: alongshore, alongshoreman, alongside, alongst, aloof
Previous words in dictionary: aloneness, alonely, alone, alomancy, aloin

English Dictionary Definition of along

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