Definition of Latitude:

  1. The angular distance of a place north or south of the earths equator, or of a celestial object north or south of the celestial equator, usually expressed in degrees and minutes.

  2. Alternative term for baseline.

  3. Scope for freedom of action or thought.

Synonyms of Latitude

Freedom, Scope, Leeway, Elbow room, Breathing space, Space, Room, Flexibility, Liberty, Independence, Play, Slack, Free rein, Free play, Licence, Self-determination, Room to manoeuvre, Scope for initiative, Freedom of action, Freedom from restriction, A free hand, Margin, Leisure, Unrestrictedness, Indulgence, Laxity, Antarctic Zone, Arctic Circle, Arctic Zone, Cartesian coordinates, Frigid Zones, Lambert conformal projection, Mercator projection, Miller projection, Torrid Zone, Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, Variable Zones, Abscissa, Aeronautical chart, Air space, Altitude, Ample scope, Amplitude, Astronomical chart, Atlas, Azimuth, Azimuthal equidistant projection, Azimuthal projection, Beam, Blank check, Breadth, Broad gauge, Broad-mindedness, Broadness, Carte blanche, Cartographer, Cartography, Celestial chart, Celestial globe, Chart, Chorographer, Chorography, Clearance, Climate, Climatic chart, Clime, Conic projection, Contour line, Contour map, Cylindrical coordinates, Cylindrical projection, Declination, Distance across, Ecumenicalism, Ecumenicism, Ecumenicity, Ecumenism, Elbowroom, Equator, Equator coordinates, Expanse, Extent, Field, Free course, Free hand, Free play, Free scope, Full scope, Full swing, Fullness, General reference map, Globe, Gnomonic projection, Graphic scale, Grid line, Hachure, Headroom, Heliographic chart, Horse latitudes, Hydrographic chart, Index, Isoline, Large-mindedness, Layer tint, Leeway, Legend, Long rope, Longitude, Longitude in arc, Maneuvering space, Map, Map maker, Map projection, Mapper, Margin, Meridian, No holds barred, Noninsularity, Open space, Ordinate, Parallel, Photogrammetrist, Photogrammetry, Photomap, Phototopography, Physical map, Play, Polar coordinates, Political map, Polyconic projection, Prime meridian, Projection, Range, Relief map, Representative fraction, Right ascension, Road map, Roaring forties, Room, Room to spare, Rope, Scale, Scope, Sea room, Sinusoidal projection, Space, Spacious mind, Span, Spare room, Special map, Spread, Subtropics, Swing, Terrain map, Terrestrial globe, The line, Thematic map, Tolerance, Topographer, Topographic chart, Topography, Transportation map, Tropic, Tropics, Unbigotedness, Unhideboundness, Unparochialism, Unprovincialism, Way, Weather chart, Weather map, Wide berth, Wide-mindedness, Wideness, Width, Zone, Parallel, Grid line

How to use Latitude in a sentence?

  1. Journalists have considerable latitude in criticizing public figures.
  2. At a latitude of 51° N.

Meaning of Latitude & Latitude Definition