Immense definition

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Very large; vast; huge.
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Very great in size, extent, or amount.

An immense cloud.

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Of great scope or consequence.

Immense difficulty.

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(slang, former) Very good; excellent.
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(obs.) Unmeasured; limitless; infinite.
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The definition of immense is something that is extremely large.

An example of immense is The Grand Canyon.

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Supremely good.
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Origin of immense

  • Middle English from Old French from Latin immēnsus in- not in–1 mēnsus past participle of mētīrī to measure mē-2 in Indo-European roots

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

  • From Middle French immense, from Latin immensus, from in- (“not”) + mensus (“measured”).

    From Wiktionary