Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun interval

4 senses of interval

Sense 1

time interval, interval -- (a definite length of time marked off by two instants)

=> measure, quantity, amount -- (how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify)

Sense 2

interval -- (a set containing all points (or all real numbers) between two given endpoints)

=> set -- ((mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols; "the set of prime numbers is infinite")

Sense 3

interval, separation -- (the distance between things; "fragile items require separation and cushioning")

=> distance -- (the property created by the space between two objects or points)

Sense 4

interval, musical interval -- (the difference in pitch between two notes)

=> musical notation -- ((music) notation used by musicians)