Meaning of 'along'

Find the meaning of the word ‘along’

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Meaning of ‘along’

5 definitions found.



with a forward motion

Example: "we drove along admiring the view"

Synonyms: on


in accompaniment or as a companion

Example: "My friends came along to the movies."


in addition (usually followed by `with')

Example: "we sent them food and some clothing went along in the package"


to a more advanced state

Example: "the work is moving along"


in line with a length or direction (often followed by `by' or `beside')

Example: "pass the word along"

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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