Synonyms for (noun) latitude

Synonyms: latitude

Definition: scope for freedom of e.g. action or thought; freedom from restriction

Similar words: compass, scope, orbit, range, reach, ambit

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

Usage: 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


Synonyms: latitude

Definition: the angular distance between an imaginary line around a heavenly body parallel to its equator and the equator itself

Similar words: angular distance

Definition: the angular separation between two objects as perceived by an observer

Usage: he recorded angular distances between the stars


Synonyms: latitude, line of latitude, parallel, parallel of latitude

Definition: an imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator

Similar words: line

Definition: a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent


Synonyms: latitude

Definition: freedom from normal restraints in conduct

Usage: the new freedom in movies and novels; allowed his children considerable latitude in how they spent their money

Similar words: liberty

Definition: freedom of choice

Usage: liberty of opinion; liberty of worship; liberty--perfect liberty--to think or feel or do just as one pleases; at liberty to choose whatever occupation one wishes