Definition of Capaciousness

1. Noun. Intellectual breadth. "His unselfishness gave him great intellectual roominess"

Exact synonyms: Roominess
Generic synonyms: Breadth, Comprehensiveness, Largeness



2. Noun. Spatial largeness and extensiveness (especially inside a building). "His new office lacked the spaciousness that he had become accustomed to"
Exact synonyms: Commodiousness, Roominess, Spaciousness
Generic synonyms: Bigness, Largeness
Specialized synonyms: Airiness, Seating Capacity
Derivative terms: Capacious, Commodious, Roomy, Spacious, Spacious

Definition of Capaciousness

1. n. The quality of being capacious, as of a vessel, a reservoir a bay, the mind, etc.

Definition of Capaciousness

1. Noun. The quality of being capacious. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Capaciousness

1. [n -ES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Capaciousness

capa
capabilities
capability
capable
capableness
capablenesses
capabler
capablest
capably
capacified
capacifies
capacify
capacifying
capacious
capaciously
capaciousness (current term)
capaciousnesses
capacitance
capacitance flicker
capacitance unit
capacitances
capacitary
capacitated
capacitates
capacitating
capacitations
capacitative
capacities

Literary usage of Capaciousness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Crabb's English Synonyms by George. Crabb (1917)
"capaciousness (see AMPLE) is the abstract of capacious, and is therefore ... Hence we speak of the capacity of a vessel, and the capaciousness of a room. ..."

2. English Synonyms Explained: With Copious Illustrations and Examples, Drawn by George Crabb (1844)
"CAPACITY, capaciousness. Capacity it an indefinite term simply designating ... Hence we apeak of the capacity of a vessel, and the capaciousness of a room. ..."

3. English Synonymes Explained in Alphabetical Order: With Copious by George Crabb (1881)
"capaciousness (v. Ample) is the abstract of capacious, and is therefore applied to the plane surface comprehended within a ..."

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