Definition of Immense

1. Adjective. Unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope. "The vast accumulation of knowledge...which we call civilization"

Exact synonyms: Brobdingnagian, Huge, Vast
Similar to: Big, Large
Derivative terms: Immenseness, Immensity, Vastness



Definition of Immense

1. a. Immeasurable; unlimited. In commonest use: Very great; vast; huge.

Definition of Immense

1. Adjective. huge, gigantic, very large ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Immense

1. great in size [adj -MENSER, -MENSEST]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Immense

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immemorially
immense (current term)
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Literary usage of Immense

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1. Chronological History of the West Indies by Thomas Southey (1827)
"They are now loaded with honours; they enjoy immense fortunes, and they bless the events which have given to their superb establishments that stability ..."

2. The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin (1909)
"... Valparaiso—Excursion to the Foot of the Andes—Structure of the Land—Ascend the Bell of Quillota—Shattered Masses of Greenstone— immense Valleys — Mines ..."

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