Vast definition

văst
Frequency:
Very great in size, extent, or quantity.
adjective
33
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Very great in scope or import.

A vast improvement.

adjective
20
8
An immense space.
noun
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10
Vast is a large or immense space.

An example of vast is the Universe.

noun
7
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The definition of vast is a large or immense quantity.

An example of a vast quantity is 300 balloons.

adjective
6
0
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Very great in size, amount, degree, intensity, or especially extent.
adjective
6
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(poetic) A vast space.
noun
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Very great in size, extent, amount, number, degree, etc.
adjective
10
6
(archaic) A vast space.
noun
8
4
anagrams
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anagrams
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initialism
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Very large or wide (literally or figuratively).

The Sahara desert is vast.

There is a vast difference between them.

adjective
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
vast
Plural:
vasts

Adjective

Base Form:
vast
Comparative:
vaster
Superlative:
vastest

Origin of vast

  • Latin vāstus

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

  • From Latin vastus (“void, immense").

    From Wiktionary