Textual thesaurus for "range"

(noun) stove, cooking stove, kitchen range, kitchen stove

a kitchen appliance used for cooking food

dinner was already on the stove

(noun) compass, scope, orbit, reach, ambit

an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"

a piano has a greater range than the human voice; the ambit of municipal legislation; within the compass of this article; within the scope of an investigation; outside the reach of the law; in the political orbit of a world power

(noun) reach, compass, grasp

the limit of capability

within the compass of education

(noun) image, range of a function

(mathematics) the set of values of the dependent variable for which a function is defined

the image of f(x) = x^2 is the set of all non-negative real numbers if the domain of the function is the set of all real numbers

(noun) reach

the limits within which something can be effective

range of motion; he was beyond the reach of their fire

(noun) range of mountains, mountain chain, mountain range, chain, chain of mountains

a series of hills or mountains

the valley was between two ranges of hills; the plains lay just beyond the mountain range

(verb) place, rank, rate, grade, order

assign a rank or rating to

how would you rank these students?; The restaurant is rated highly in the food guide

(verb) array, set out, lay out

lay out orderly or logically in a line or as if in a line

lay out the clothes; lay out the arguments

(verb) crop, browse, pasture, graze

feed as in a meadow or pasture

the herd was grazing

(verb) tramp, swan, stray, drift, cast, roam, ramble, vagabond, wander, roll, rove

move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment

The gypsies roamed the woods; roving vagabonds; the wandering Jew; The cattle roam across the prairie; the laborers drift from one town to the next; They rolled from town to town

(verb) straddle

range or extend over; occupy a certain area

The plants straddle the entire state

(verb) run

change or be different within limits

Estimates for the losses in the earthquake range as high as $2 billion; Interest rates run from 5 to 10 percent; The instruments ranged from tuba to cymbals; My students range from very bright to dull