a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)
"it was a mountainous area"; "Bible country"
a subject of study
"it was his area of specialization"; "areas of interest include..."
a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve
"in the abdominal region"
sphere, domain, area, orbit, field, arena(noun)
a particular environment or walk of life
"his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he's out of my orbit"
study, compass, land, heavens, sphere, demesne, knowledge base, field of study, plain, empyrean, welkin, ambit, sector, range, scope, eye socket, field of operations, country, subject field, reach, flying field, subject area, vault of heaven, celestial sphere, expanse, area, force field, line of business, sphere of influence, theater of operations, battlefield, theatre of operations, orbital cavity, bailiwick, stadium, playing area, field of view, champaign, scene of action, theatre, battleground, airfield, knowledge domain, cranial orbit, world, electron orbit, playing field, theater, discipline, region, firmament, field of operation, field of force, sports stadium, bowl, landing field, subject, domain, field of honor, arena, surface area, domain of a function, field, field of battle, orbit, celestial orbit, athletic field
a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function
"the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants"
area, expanse, surface area(noun)
the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary
"the area of a rectangle"; "it was about 500 square feet in area"
Dictionary of English Synonymes
List of paraphrases:
zone, field, region, sector, sphere, surface, space, areas, domain, district, scope, regard, realm, zones, fields, territory, air, arena, domaine, respect, matter, regional, zona, regions, espace, acreage, ﬁeld, issue, districts, aspect, zonal, ground, subject, range, room, ala, context, industry, place, ambit, surfaces, área, neighborhood, aire, 'espace, level, connection
Translations for area
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- област, повърхнина, площ, пространство, районBulgarian
- àreaCatalan, Valencian
- plocha, oblastCzech
- areal, flademålDanish
- Oberfläche, GebietGerman
- εμβαδό, διάσταση, μερίδα, περιοχή, έκταση, τμήμα, εμβαδόν, επιφάνεια υπογείωνGreek
- ejo, areoEsperanto
- área, regiónSpanish
- alue, pinta-alaFinnish
- farsaingeachd, àrainnScottish Gaelic
- 地下勝手口, 面積, 領域Japanese
- 지하출입구, 범위, 부분, 면적, 지역, 분야, 공간Korean
- FlächLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- keluasan, luasMalay
- oppervlakte, gebied, regio, streekDutch
- flateviddNorwegian Nynorsk
- område, arealNorwegian
- obszar, dziedzina, powierzchniaPolish
- área, região, rebaixo, lugarPortuguese
- areal, arii, arie, zonă, suprafațăRomanian
- район, площадь, областьRussian
- område, área, ytaSwedish
- alan, bölgeTurkish
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