from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The quality or state of being immense.
- n. Something immense: "the empty immensity of earth, sky, and water” ( Joseph Conrad).
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- n. The state or characteristic of being immense.
- n. An immense object.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state or quality of being immense; inlimited or immeasurable extension; infinity; vastness in extent or bulk; greatness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The character or state of being immense.
- n. Vastness; hugeness; enormous extent or degree: as, the immensity of the Roman empire.
- n. That which is immense; an extent not to be measured; infinity; especially, infinite space or the universe in space.
- n. A vast extent, degree, bulk, or quantity; a very great amount.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. unusual largeness in size or extent or number
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