What does the word space mean?

Usage examples for space

  1. You can fill that much space, any way; but you are not built for a reporter. – The Quality of Mercy by W. D. Howells
  2. Neither Fell nor Chacherre moved or spoke for a space. – The Mardi Gras Mystery by H. Bedford-Jones
  3. And there was very little space inside. – The Sky Is Falling by Lester del Rey