along meaning

[ ə'lɔŋ ] Pronunciation:   "along" in a sentence
Adverb: along  u'lóng
  1. With a forward motion
    "we drove along admiring the view"; "the horse trotted along at a steady pace"; "move along"
    - on 
  2. In accompaniment or as a companion
    "his little sister came along to the movies"; "I brought my camera along"; "working along with his father" 
  3. To a more advanced state
    "the work is moving along"; "well along in their research"; "hurrying their education along"; "getting along in years" 
  4. In addition (usually followed by 'with')
    "we sent them food and some clothing went along in the package"; "along with the package came a bill"; "consider the advantages along with the disadvantages" 
  5. In line with a length or direction (often followed by 'by' or 'beside')
    "pass the word along"; "ran along beside me"; "cottages along by the river"
Preposition: along  u'lóng
  1. On, in traversing
    "came along the path"
    - by

Encyclopedia: Along Along, Arunachal Pradesh


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  1. we walked along the thames embankment.
  2. he would destroy himself along with the plane.
  3. lookouts were spotted all along the coast.
  4. he has taken along with him two pieces of luggage.
  5. we are struggling along on a tiny income.

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