Definitions for capaciouskəˈpeɪ ʃəs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ca•pa•ciouskəˈpeɪ ʃəs(adj.)

  1. capable of holding much; spacious or roomy.

Origin of capacious:

1605–15; < L capāx, s. capāc-, der. of capere to take, contain

ca•pa′cious•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. capacious(adj)

    large in capacity

    "she carried a capacious bag"

Wiktionary

  1. capacious(Adjective)

    Having a lot of space inside; roomy.

    The car was capacious enough to fit all his guests.

  2. Origin: From capax.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Capacious(adj)

    having capacity; able to contain much; large; roomy; spacious; extended; broad; as, a capacious vessel, room, bay, or harbor

  2. Capacious(adj)

    able or qualified to make large views of things, as in obtaining knowledge or forming designs; comprehensive; liberal


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

capacious(adjective)

roomy, holding a lot

a capacious handbag.

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