CSS - word-spacing


The word-spacing modifies the amount of space placed between words.

Possible Values

  • normal − The default spacing between words is not changed. In practice, this is equivalent to setting the value to 0.

  • length − This will add to the spacing between words.the greater the length, the more space will be seen between words.

Applies to

All the HTML elements.

DOM Syntax

object.style.wordSpacing = "10px";


Following is the example which demonstrates how to set the space between words.


      <p style = "word-spacing:5px;">
         This text is having space between words.

This will produce following result −