- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||able to contain a large amount; roomy.
Even his capacious closet could not hold all his suits.
- ample, commodious, expandable, roomy, spacious
- cramped, small
- similar words:
- big, expansive, extensible, extensive, great, huge, immense, large, massive, vast, voluminous, widespread
||ample, spacious, wide
||capaciously (adv.), capaciousness (n.)
The word capacious
contains the following parts:
cap1, cip, capt, cept, -ceive, -ceit
that means to take, catch
that means full of, characterized by
More about this word part:
The suffix -acious
forms adjectives from Latinate nouns ending in "-acity," "-acy," or "-ce." Most common adjectives ending in -acious
have a corresponding noun form ending in "-acity."