2. LINEAR DIMENSIONS
line, bar, rule, stripe, streak, spoke, radius.
lengthening; prolongation, production, protraction; tension, tensure; extension.
[Measures of length] line, nail, inch, hand, palm, foot, cubit, yard, ell, fathom, rood, pole, furlong, mile, league; chain; arpent, handbreadth, jornada [U.S.], kos, vara.
pedometer, perambulator; scale (measurement) [more].
render long; lengthen, extend, elongate; stretch; prolong, produce, protract; let out, draw out, spinout; drawl.
enfilade, look along, view in perspective.
[Adjectives] long, longsome; lengthy, wiredrawn, outstretched; lengthened; sesquipedalian (words) [more]; interminable, no end of; macrocolous.
linear, lineal; longitudinal, oblong.
as long as my arm, as long as today and tomorrow; unshortened (shorten [more]).
[Adverbs] lengthwise, at length, longitudinally, endlong, along; tandem; in a line (continuously) [more]; in perspective.
from end to end, from stem to stern, from head to foot, from the crown of the head to the sole of the foot, from top to toe; fore and aft.