Definitions English

  • Over the length of: walked along the path.
  • On a line or course parallel and close to; continuously beside: rowed along the shore; the trees along the avenue.
  • In accordance with: The committee split along party lines over the issue.
  • Forward; onward: We drove along, admiring the view. Farther along, we passed a hitchhiker.
  • As a companion: Bring your friend along.
  • In accompaniment or association; together: packed an atlas along with other books. See Usage Note at together.
  • With one; at hand: Luckily, I had my camera along. Our guests should be along soon.
  • Informal Advanced to some degree: getting along in years.