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  • 1 spacious — spacious, commodious, capacious, ample are comparable when they mean larger in extent than the average. Spacious implies great length and breadth and, sometimes, height; primarily, it is applied to things that have bounds or walls {spacious… …

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  • 2 Spacious — Spa cious, a. [L. spatiousus: cf. F. spacieux. See {Space}, n.] 1. Extending far and wide; vast in extent. A spacious plain outstretched in circuit wide. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Inclosing an extended space; having large or ample room; not… …

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  • 3 spacious — index broad, capacious, open (unclosed) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 spacious — (adj.) late 14c., from O.Fr. spacios or directly from L. spatiosus (M.L. spaciosus), from spatium (see SPACE (Cf. space) (n.)) …

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  • 5 spacious — [adj] extensive, expansive ample, big, boundless, broad, capacious, cavernous, comfortable, commodious, endless, enormous, extended, generous, great, huge, immense, infinite, large, limitless, roomy, sizable, uncrowded, vast, voluminous, wide,… …

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  • 6 spacious — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (of a room or building) having plenty of space. DERIVATIVES spaciously adverb spaciousness noun …

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  • 7 spacious — [spā′shəs] adj. [ME < OFr spacieux < L spatiosus] 1. having or giving more than enough space or room; vast; extensive 2. great; large; not confined or limited spaciously adv. spaciousness n …

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  • 8 spacious — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French spacioux, from Latin spatiosus, from spatium space, room Date: 14th century 1. vast or ample in extent ; roomy < a spacious residence > 2. large or magnificent in scale ; expansive < a more… …

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  • 9 spacious — spaciously, adv. spaciousness, n. /spay sheuhs/, adj. 1. containing much space, as a house, room, or vehicle; amply large. 2. occupying much space; vast. 3. of a great extent or area; broad; large; great: the spacious prairies. 4. broad in scope …

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  • 10 spacious — adjective a) Having much space; roomy The apartment has a spacious bedroom . . . b) Large in expanse . . and it has a spacious view of the mountains …

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  • 11 spacious — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc. ▪ …

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  • 12 spacious — spa|cious [ˈspeıʃəs] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: spacieux, from Latin spatiosus, from spatium; SPACE1] a spacious house, room etc is large and has plenty of space to move around in ≠ ↑cramped ▪ a spacious living area… …

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  • 13 spacious — [[t]spe͟ɪʃəs[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A spacious room or other place is large in size or area, so that you can move around freely in it. The house has a spacious kitchen and dining area. Syn: roomy Derived words: spaciousness N UNCOUNT A high… …

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  • 14 spacious — adjective a spacious house, room etc is large and has plenty of space to move around in: a spacious, comfortably furnished living room spaciously adverb spaciousness noun (U) …

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  • 15 spacious — spa|cious [ speıʃəs ] adjective a spacious room, building, etc. has a lot of space inside it ╾ spa|cious|ly adverb ╾ spa|cious|ness noun uncount …

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  • 16 spacious — adjective spacious accommodations Syn: roomy, capacious, palatial, airy, sizable, generous, large, big, vast, immense; extensive, expansive, sweeping, rolling, rambling, open; formal commodious Ant: cram …

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  • 17 spacious — UK [ˈspeɪʃəs] / US adjective a spacious room, building etc has a lot of space inside it Derived words: spaciously adverb spaciousness noun uncountable …

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  • 18 spacious — spa•cious [[t]ˈspeɪ ʃəs[/t]] adj. 1) containing much space, as a house or vehicle; roomy 2) occupying much space; vast 3) of a great extent or area; broad: the spacious prairies[/ex] 4) broad in scope, range, inclusiveness, etc • Etymology:… …

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  • 19 spacious — Synonyms and related words: Gargantuan, ample, amplitudinous, astronomical, awesome, big, boundless, broad, bulky, capacious, colossal, commodious, comprehensive, copious, cosmic, deep, enormous, expansive, extended, extending, extensive, far… …

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  • 20 spacious — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. roomy, capacious, vast (see size, space). Ant., cramped. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. capacious, roomy, vast; see large 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. roomy, commodious, large, vast, capacious …

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