immense

[ih-mens]
adjective
1.
vast; huge; very great: an immense territory.
2.
immeasurable; boundless.
3.
Informal. splendid: You did an immense job getting the project started.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Latin immēnsus, equivalent to im- im-2 + mēnsus past participle of mētīrī to measure

immensely, adverb
immenseness, noun


1. extensive. See huge.
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immense (ɪˈmɛns)
 
adj
1.  unusually large; huge; vast
2.  without limits; immeasurable
3.  informal very good; excellent
 
[C15: from Latin immensus, literally: unmeasured, from im- (not) + mensus measured, from mētīrī to measure]
 
im'mensely
 
adv
 
im'menseness
 
n

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immense
late 15c., from M.Fr. immense (1360), from L. immensus "immeasurable, boundless," from in- "not" + mensus "measured," pp. of metiri (see measure).

immensely
1650s, from immense.
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Example sentences for Immensely
Rightthinking galactic citizens find it immensely distasteful.
Despite sharing this in common, the two came to dislike each other immensely.
Fang later teases her about this, causing her to get immensely angry.
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