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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capaciousness, roominessnoun

    intellectual breadth

    "the very capaciousness of the idea meant that agreement on fundamentals was unnecessary"; "his unselfishness gave him great intellectual roominess"

  2. capaciousness, roominess, spaciousness, commodiousnessnoun

    spatial largeness and extensiveness (especially inside a building)

    "the capaciousness of Santa's bag astounded the child"; "roominess in this size car is always a compromise"; "his new office lacked the spaciousness that he had become accustomed to"


  1. capaciousnessnoun

    The quality of being capacious.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Capaciousnessnoun

    The power of holding or receiving; largeness.

    Etymology: from capacious.

    A concave measure, of known and denominate capacity, serves to measure the capaciousness of any other vessel. In like manner, to a given weight, the weight of all other bodies may be reduced, and so found out. William Holder, on Time.


  1. capaciousness

    Capaciousness refers to the quality of being large in capacity or size, having a lot of space or room, or having the ability to contain, absorb or hold a lot. It can also refer to the ability to understand or take in a lot of information.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Capaciousnessnoun

    the quality of being capacious, as of a vessel, a reservoir a bay, the mind, etc

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of capaciousness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of capaciousness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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    established or prearranged unalterably
    • A. articulate
    • B. occlusive
    • C. foreordained
    • D. arbitrary

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