Textual thesaurus for "span"

(noun) straddle

the act of sitting or standing astride

(noun) bridge

a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.

(noun) couple, couplet, distich, duad, duet, duo, dyad, twain, twosome, pair, yoke, brace

two items of the same kind

(verb) sweep, traverse, cross

to cover or extend over an area or time period

Rivers traverse the valley floor, The parking lot spans 3 acres; The novel spans three centuries