What does voluminous mean?

Definitions for voluminous
vəˈlu mə nəsvo·lu·mi·nous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. voluminousadjective

    large in volume or bulk

    "a voluminous skirt"

  2. tortuous, twisting, twisty, winding, voluminousadjective

    marked by repeated turns and bends

    "a tortuous road up the mountain"; "winding roads are full of surprises"; "had to steer the car down a twisty track"

  3. copious, voluminousadjective

    large in number or quantity (especially of discourse)

    "she took copious notes"; "a subject of voluminous legislation"


  1. voluminousadjective

    Of or pertaining to volume or volumes.

  2. voluminousadjective

    Consisting of many folds, coils, or convolutions.

  3. voluminousadjective

    Of great volume, or bulk; large.

  4. voluminousadjective

    Having written much, or produced many volumes; copious; diffuse; as, a voluminous writer.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Voluminousadjective

    of or pertaining to volume or volumes

  2. Voluminousadjective

    consisting of many folds, coils, or convolutions

  3. Voluminousadjective

    of great volume, or bulk; large

  4. Voluminousadjective

    having written much, or produced many volumes; copious; diffuse; as, a voluminous writer

  5. Etymology: [L. voluminosus: cf. F. volumineux.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of voluminous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of voluminous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of voluminous in a Sentence

  1. Eric Swalwell:

    I want to meet the The FBI supervisor who would not open an investigation with the information that they had, the information that started the investigation was alarming, and the evidence that Carter Page was an agent of a foreign power was voluminous.

  2. Simone Williams ':

    When my hair is fully styled and big and voluminous I get a lot of stares, a lot of comments, lots of compliments, i want to think that everything is positive, but there are some people who stare like they have no idea what's going on or what they're looking at.

  3. Antonella Pasqualone:

    Flat bread presents numerous advantages over' high' and voluminous bread loaves, and in my opinion, a plausible hypothesis is that this kind of bread could be a perfect bridge between hunter-gatherers and stable farmers.

  4. John Marzulli:

    There is voluminous amounts of evidence in the case, voluminous documents, and some of those documents are classified, so the case was declared complex.

  5. Woodrow Wilson, _Congressional Government_, p. 109:

    No one who has read official documents needs to be told how easy it is to conceal the essential truth under the apparently candid and all- disclosing phrases of a voluminous and particularizing report....

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    cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious
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