What does massive mean?

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ˈmæs ɪvmas·sive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. massive, monolithic, monumental(adj)

    imposing in size or bulk or solidity

    "massive oak doors"; "Moore's massive sculptures"; "the monolithic proportions of Stalinist architecture"; "a monumental scale"

  2. massive(adj)

    being the same substance throughout

    "massive silver"

  3. massive(adj)

    imposing in scale or scope or degree or power

    "massive retaliatory power"; "a massive increase in oil prices"; "massive changes"

  4. massive(adj)

    consisting of great mass; containing a great quantity of matter

    "Earth is the most massive of the terrestrial planets"

Wiktionary

  1. massive(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a large mass; weighty, heavy, or bulky.

    A massive comet or asteroid appears to have ended the era of the dinosaurs.

  2. massive(Adjective)

    Much larger than normal.

    Compared to its counterparts from World War II, the Abrams main battle tank is truly massive.

  3. massive(Adjective)

    Of great significance or import; overwhelming.

    The enlightenment comprises massive shifts in many areas of Western thought.

  4. massive(Adjective)

    Of particularly exceptional quality or value; awesome.

    Did you see Colbert last night? He was massive!

  5. massive(Adjective)

    Possessing mass.

    Some bosons are massive while others are massless.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Massive(adj)

    forming, or consisting of, a large mass; compacted; weighty; heavy; massy

    Etymology: [F. massif.]

  2. Massive(adj)

    in mass; not necessarily without a crystalline structure, but having no regular form; as, a mineral occurs massive

    Etymology: [F. massif.]

Freebase

  1. MASSIVE

    MASSIVE is a high-end computer animation and artificial intelligence software package used for generating crowd-related visual effects for film and television.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'massive' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2434

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'massive' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1981

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'massive' in Adjectives Frequency: #310

How to pronounce massive?

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How to say massive in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of massive in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of massive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of massive in a Sentence

  1. Dan Ivascyn:

    Weather patterns are having a direct impact on businesses and leading to massive uncertainty over the short-term and long run.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Nancy Pelosi knew of all of the many Shifty Adam Schiff lies and massive frauds perpetrated upon Congress and the American people.

  3. Steve Laut:

    . Notley's NDP ended the right-wing Progressive Conservative Party's 44-year hold on power in the Western Canadian province with a majority election win on Tuesday. The victory came despite NDP promises to increase corporate taxes and review how much the energy industry pays to exploit the province's massive oil reserves, the world's third largest. Still, Steve Laut warned that the new government risks pushing investment elsewhere if it increases its take from the industry too much. The oil and gas industry is a global industry, capital will flow to areas with the greatest return... There are many alternatives for global investment.

  4. Daniel Ives:

    It appears the company is hitting its stride as product innovation on the (software subscription) front coupled with a more acquisitive strategy are laying the groundwork for another strong year in 2015, cyber security tailwinds are massive and Check Point is at the right place at the right time.

  5. Antranik Sefilian:

    The problem is when youre observing the disc from inside the system, its almost impossible to see the whole thing at once. While we dont have direct observational evidence for the disc, neither do we have it for Planet Nine, which is why were investigating other possibilities, nevertheless, it is interesting to note that observations of Kuiper belt analogues around other stars, as well as planet formation models, reveal massive remnant populations of debris.

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