Immane Im*mane", a. [L. immanis.] Very great; huge; vast; also, monstrous in character; inhuman; atrocious; fierce. [Obs.] ``So immane a man.'' --Chapman. -- {Im*mane"ly}, adv. [Obs.]

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  • immanely — immaneˈly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑immane …   Useful english dictionary

  • immane — immanely, adv. immaneness, n. /i mayn /, adj. Archaic. 1. vast in size; enormous. 2. inhumanly cruel. [1595 1605; < L immanis brutal, frightful, enormous, equiv. to im IM 2 + manis, appar. akin to manus good; see MANES] * * * …   Universalium

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