Capacious definition

kə-pāshəs
Able to contain or hold much; roomy; spacious.
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Capable of containing a large quantity; spacious or roomy.

A capacious office building.

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The definition of capacious is something large or roomy.

An example of capacious used as an adjective is a capacious house, a large house with tons of space.

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Having a lot of space inside; roomy.
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Origin of capacious

  • From Latin capāx capāc- from capere to take kap- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin capāx (“capable”).

    From Wiktionary