The definition of immensity is the state of being huge or endless.
An example of immensity is the Queen Mary 2 cruise ship which has approximately 76,000 tons of displacement.
the state or quality of being immense; specif.,
- great size or limitless extent
- infinite space or being
Origin of immensityFrench immensité from Classical Latin immensitas
- The quality or state of being immense.
- Something that is immense, such as an immense expanse: “huddled against the white immensities of land and sky, one of those lonely New England farm houses that make the landscape lonelier” ( Edith Wharton )
- The state or characteristic of being immense.
- An immense object.
From Middle French immensité