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  • It is about equidistant from San Diego and Los Angeles.
  • The Augur looks at each of us in turn before taking a scim from the legionnaires—one of mine—and laying it on the dais equidistant from Marcus, Helene, and me.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Equidistant.
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • Pure carbon, each atom linked to four equidistant neighbors, perfectly knit, tetrahedral, unsurpassed in hardness.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See

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  • I think there are ten to twelve, and they seem equidistant from one another.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire
  • If they were right in their belief that they were drifting directly west, then the Marshalls and Gilberts were roughly equidistant from them.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • The knife stuck straight out from his chest, equidistantly placed between nipples.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • Sixty seconds to take in the ring of tributes all equidistant from the Cornucopia, a giant golden horn shaped like a cone with a curved tail, the mouth of which is at least twenty feet high, spilling over with the things that will give us life here in the arena.
    Suzanne Collins  --  The Hunger Games
  • At the middle point of this hemisphere stood Jerusalem, equidistant from the Pillars of Hercules on the West, and the Ganges on the East.
    Dante Alighieri  --  Dante’s Inferno
  • Adam’s attention narrowed to the Bordoni ranch a few miles south of King City, almost equidistant, in fact, between San Lucas and King City.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden

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  • He imagined there were thirty or more boats out there, all hidden and silent in the dense sea fog, moving to the same tidal rhythm that moved under him, keeping everyone equidistant.
    David Guterson  --  Snow Falling on Cedars
  • According to Descartes, this is just as certain as it is inherent in the idea of a circle that all points of the circle are equidistant from the center.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • …at, and adorned with every device of decoration that the taste and skill of the time could achieve, were, in truth, not a sound business; considered with any reference to the scarecrows in the rags and nightcaps elsewhere (and not so far off, either, but that the watching towers of Notre Dame, almost equidistant from the two extremes, could see them both), they would have been an exceedingly uncomfortable business—if that could have been anybody’s business, at the house of Monseigneur.
    Charles Dickens  --  A Tale of Two Cities
  • The simplest epical form is seen emerging out of lyrical literature when the artist prolongs and broods upon himself as the centre of an epical event and this form progresses till the centre of emotional gravity is equidistant from the artist himself and from others.
    James Joyce  --  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  • The footprints forming this recent impression were full of information as to pace; they were in equidistant pairs, three or four feet apart, the right and left foot of each pair being exactly opposite one another.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Far from the Madding Crowd
  • The hallway was dismayingly scrubbed; the kitchen was an exercise in mathematics, with problems worked out in equidistant chairs.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Main Street
  • A many comely nymphs drew nigh to starboard and to larboard and, clinging to the sides of the noble bark, they linked their shining forms as doth the cunning wheelwright when he fashions about the heart of his wheel the equidistant rays whereof each one is sister to another and he binds them all with an outer ring and giveth speed to the feet of men whenas they ride to a hosting or contend for the smile of ladies fair.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Another group of marines, these obviously led by an experienced officer, took up equidistant positions in front of the great house, circling it, legs bent, feet dug in for recoils, weapons angled forward.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • Pig lifted off his chair beside me and walked stiffly and unnaturally 472 to the center of the room, equidistant from the prosecuting table, the defense table, and the highly polished table of the honor court.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Lords of Discipline
  • Down the street, the trees are imprisoned equidistantly in square plots of dirt.
    Christina Garcia  --  Dreaming in Cuban
  • I sit between Ky and Xander, equidistant from both of them.
    Ally Condie  --  Matched
  • There was a large round table in the center covered by a deep red tablecloth, with a generous overhang, and four chairs equidistant from one another.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • Time seemed to exhale slowly as the ball made its way to a spot perfectly equidistant from the pitcher, catcher and third baseman, all of whom could do nothing but hope it rolled foul.
    W. William Winokur  --  The Perfect Game
  • Before reaching them, Alessandro Giuliani and Nicolo would have much walking to do, and would have to pass through the towns of Acereto, Lanciata, and perhaps five or six others with beautiful names, equidistant over civilizing fields and groves of trees waving against the perfectly blue sky.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • The rift was at a bend in the Oswego, and the sweep of the eastern shore formed a curve so wide that Chingachgook was quite near to his enemies in a straight direction, though separated by several hundred feet on the land, owing to which fact air lines brought both parties nearly equidistant from the Pathfinder and Jasper.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Pathfinder
  • He had, early in their acquaintance, formed an attachment for Marmaduke Temple, who was the only man that could not speak High Dutch that ever gained his en tire confidence Four times in each year, at periods equidistant, he left his low stone dwelling on the banks of the Mohawk, and travelled thirty miles, through the hills, to the door of the mansion-house in Templeton.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Pioneers
  • Chants of the prairies, Chants of the long-running Mississippi, and down to the Mexican sea, Chants of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin and Minnesota, Chants going forth from the centre from Kansas, and thence equidistant, Shooting in pulses of fire ceaseless to vivify all.
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass
  • …in reversed direction waistcoat, trousers, shirt and vest along the medial line of irregular incrispated black hairs extending in triangular convergence from the pelvic basin over the circumference of the abdomen and umbilicular fossicle along the medial line of nodes to the intersection of the sixth pectoral vertebrae, thence produced both ways at right angles and terminating in circles described about two equidistant points, right and left, on the summits of the mammary prominences.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
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