What does immense mean?

Definitions for immense
ɪˈmɛnsim·mense

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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

Wiktionary

  1. immense(Adjective)

    huge, gigantic, very large

    Etymology: From immensus, from im- not + mensus measured

Webster Dictionary

  1. Immense(adj)

    immeasurable; unlimited. In commonest use: Very great; vast; huge

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Immense

    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. immensusin, not, mensus, pa.p,. of metīri, to measure.]

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'immense' in Adjectives Frequency: #798

How to pronounce immense?

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How to say immense in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of immense in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of immense in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of immense in a Sentence

  1. Whitney Tilson:

    Chief Executive Robert Lynch was likely under immense pressure from the board, saw the writing on the wall, and decided to jump before being pushed.

  2. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance:

    To the survivors : I owe and we owe an immense debt of courage to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance.

  3. Mark Warner:

    Companies like YouTube have immense power and influence in shaping the media and content that users see, i’ve been increasingly concerned that the recommendation engine algorithms behind platforms like YouTube are, at best, intrinsically flawed in optimizing for outrageous, salacious, and often fraudulent content.

  4. Isaac D?Israeli:

    Is a preface exquisitely written? No literary morsel is more delicious. Is the author inveterately dull? It is a kind of preparatory information, which may be very useful. It argues a deficiency of taste to turn over an elaborate preface unread: for it is the attar of the author?s roses, every drop distilled at an immense cost. It is the reason of the reasoning, and the folly of the foolish.

  5. Theresa May:

    This debate, this division can not drag on much longer. It is putting members of Parliament and everyone else under immense pressure, and it is doing damage to our politics.

Images & Illustrations of immense

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