duration
[djʊˈreɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
durations (plural noun)
  1. the time during which something continues.
    "bicycle hire for the duration of your holiday" ·
    "a flight of over eight hours' duration"
    synonyms:
    full length · length of time · time · time span · time scale · period · term · span · spell · stretch · fullness · length · extent · continuation · continuance · perpetuation ·
Origin
late Middle English: via Old French from medieval Latin duratio(n-), from durare ‘to last’, from durus ‘hard’.
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How to use duration in a sentence?
the family were interned for the duration of the war as enemy aliens.
the duration of the Great Work was expressed symbolically as 12 days.
the median duration of this treatment was four months.
bicycle hire for the duration of your holiday.
the Eolithic was of immense time duration.
a flight of over eight hours' duration.
How to say duration in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)duur, tydsduur
Arabic (NOUN)المدة, مدة, مدتها, مدته, فترة, مدد, المودة
Bangla সময়কাল
Bosnian (Latin) Trajanje
Bulgarian (NOUN)продължителност, времетраене, срок, срока, срокът
Cantonese (Traditional) 時間
Catalan (NOUN)durada, duració, vigència
Chinese Simplified 时间
Chinese Traditional 時間
Croatian (NOUN)trajanje
Czech (NOUN)doba trvání, trvání, dobu trvání, délka, doby trvání, době trvání, doba platnosti, doba, dobu, délce
Danish (NOUN)varighed, løbetid, gyldighedsperioden, periode
Dutch (NOUN)duur, looptijd, tijdsduur, duurtijd, geldigheidsduur
Estonian (NOUN)kestus, Kestvus, kehtivusaeg, pikkus, ajaks
Fijian gauna
Filipino tagal
Finnish (NOUN)kesto, voimassaoloaika, ajan
French (NOUN)durée
German (NOUN)Dauer, Laufzeit, Geltungsdauer, Aufenthaltsdauer, Länge
Greek (NOUN)διάρκεια, ∆ιάρκεια
Haitian Creole defini
Hebrew (NOUN)משך, משך זמן, משך הזמן, המשך, כהונה, שהמשך, ומשך, למשך
Hindi (NOUN)अवधि, समयावधि
Hmong Daw ntev
Hungarian (NOUN)időtartam, tartam, idejére, hossza
Icelandic (NOUN)tímalengd, lengd, varir
Indonesian (NOUN)durasi, jangka waktu, lamanya, berdurasi, masa, tempoh
Italian (NOUN)durata, intera durata
Japanese (NOUN)期間, 持続期間, デュレーション, 存続期間, 所要時間, 持続, 長さ
Kiswahili (NOUN)muda
Korean (NOUN)기간, 내구
Latvian (NOUN)ilgums, termiņš
Lithuanian (NOUN)trukmė, laikotarpis
Malagasy faharetan'
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)tempoh, jangka masa
Maltese (NOUN)tul, durata, dewmien, dewma, żmien
Norwegian Bokmål varighet
Persian (NOUN)مدت زمان, طول مدت, مدت
Polish (NOUN)czas trwania, trwanie, okres, czas, długość
Portuguese (NOUN)duração, vigência, período
Querétaro Otomi duración
Romanian (NOUN)durata
Russian (NOUN)продолжительность, длительности, срок
Samoan o le umi
Serbian (Cyrillic) Трајање
Serbian (Latin) Trajanje
Slovak (NOUN)trvanie, Doba trvania, dĺžka, doba, dobu
Slovenian (NOUN)trajanje, čas trajanja, obdobje
Spanish (NOUN)duración
Swedish (NOUN)varaktighet, längd, tidslängd, löptid, giltighetstid
Tahitian tau
Tamil காலம்
Telugu వ్యవధి
Thai (NOUN)ระยะ
Tongan loloa 'o e taimi
Turkish (NOUN)süresi, süre, süreyi, süreli
Ukrainian (NOUN)тривалість, термін, строк
Urdu (NOUN)دورانیہ, مدت
Vietnamese (NOUN)thời gian
Welsh (NOUN)hyd, gyfnod, drwy gydol, para, pharhad, gydol, bara
Yucatec Maya Buka'aj k'iin ku bisik
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