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vast

vast

 
 
pronunciation:
vaest
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: vaster, vastest
definition 1: immense in size or area.
They drove past vast fields of corn.
synonyms:
extensive, great, immense, tremendous
antonyms:
tiny
similar words:
colossal, enormous, expansive, huge, humongous, large, massive, monstrous, oceanic, prodigious, spacious, wide
definition 2: very large in number or amount.
A vast number of people watched the ceremony on television.
synonyms:
great, large, tremendous
antonyms:
insignificant
similar words:
enormous, extensive, huge, prodigious
definition 3: very great in intensity or degree; extensive.
She has a vast knowledge of literature.
synonyms:
extensive, great
antonyms:
limited
similar words:
boundless, enormous, limitless, mighty, prodigious, spacious, tremendous, wide
derivations: vastly (adv.), vastness (n.)
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