Greatness of quantity, degree, or extent.
Greatness, as of quantity or degree.
Origin of muchness
- From Middle English muchelnesse, michelnesse (“greatness, magnitude"), from Old English mycelnes, micelnes (“greatness, size, mass, quantity, multitude, abundance, magnificence, great deed"), equivalent to much +"Ž -ness. Cognate with Old High German michilnessi (“greatness, magnitude"). Compare also mickleness.