huge, immense, vast, Brobdingnagian(adj)
unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope
"huge government spending"; "huge country estates"; "huge popular demand for higher education"; "a huge wave"; "the Los Angeles aqueduct winds like an immense snake along the base of the mountains"; "immense numbers of birds"; "at vast (or immense) expense"; "the vast reaches of outer space"; "the vast accumulation of knowledge...which we call civilization"- W.R.Inge
huge, gigantic, very large
Origin: From immensus, from im- not + mensus measured
immeasurable; unlimited. In commonest use: Very great; vast; huge
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
im-mens′, adj. that cannot be measured: vast in extent: very large.—adv. Immense′ly.—ns. Immense′ness; Immens′ity, an extent not to be measured: infinity: greatness. [Fr.,—L. immensus—in, not, mensus, pa.p,. of metīri, to measure.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'immense' in Adjectives Frequency: #798
The numerical value of immense in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of immense in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Truth lies within a little and certain compass, but error is immense.
This interview could bring me a whole lot of trouble. The pressure is immense.
We must not lose sight of the immense contribution that a safe and effective vaccine would make.
In terms of the nation-state bill, its effects on the peace process are immense, it solidifies another gap.
A friend is someone, who upon seeing another friend in immense pain, would rather be the one experiencing the pain than to have to watch their friend suffer.
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- immensCatalan, Valencian
- suunnattoman suuri, valtava, suunnatonFinnish
- an-mhòrScottish Gaelic
- roppant, mérhetetlenHungarian
- 莫大, 広大Japanese
- gigantisks, milzīgsLatvian
- niezmierny, przeogromny, ogromnyPolish
- ótimo, maravilhoso, enorme, imensoPortuguese
- uriaș, imensRomanian
- гигантский, огромный, потрясающий, сногсшибательныйRussian
- มหาศาล, มหึมา, เวิ้งว้างThai
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