Definition of along:

part of speech: adverb

By or through the length of: lengthwise: throughout: onward: ( fol. by with) in company of.

part of speech: adverb

Lengthwise; onward.

part of speech: preposition, adverb

By the length; lengthwise; in a line parallel with the length; onward; as, let us walk along.

part of speech: adverb

By the side of; lengthwise.

Usage examples for along:

  • Bull, come along with me. "Bull Hunter", Max Brand.
  • We'll see how things go along "L'Assommoir", Emile Zola.
  • " 'Lodgings for a lady, and then come along with Tom. "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  • Just then along came the Farmer's Boy. "Little Jack Rabbit's Adventures", David Cory.

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