The definition of commodious is something that is spacious and roomy.
A large overstuffed sofa is an example of something commodious.
offering plenty of room; spacious; roomy
Origin of commodiousME, convenient from Medieval Latin commodiosus from Classical Latin commodus: see commode
- Spacious; roomy: “I told them that I wished to rent a furnished house not too near the town, commodious enough to allow for two separate suites of rooms” ( Jean Rhys ) See Synonyms at spacious.
- Archaic Suitable; handy.
Origin of commodiousMiddle English convenient from Medieval Latin commodiōsus from Latin commodus com- com- modus measure ; see med- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more commodious, superlative most commodious)