from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Capable of containing a large quantity; spacious or roomy. See Synonyms at spacious.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having a lot of space inside; roomy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having capacity; able to contain much; large; roomy; spacious; extended; broad.
- adj. Able or qualified to make large views of things, as in obtaining knowledge or forming designs; comprehensive; liberal.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Capable of receiving or holding: as, a jar capacious of 20 gallons.
- Capable of holding much; roomy; spacious: as, a capacious vessel; a capacious bay or harbor; a capacious mind or memory.
- Disposed to receive or take comprehensive views (of).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. large in capacity
From Latin capāx, capāc-, from capere, to take; see kap- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin capāx ("capable"). (Wiktionary)