capacious

[kuh-pey-shuhs]
adjective
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy: a capacious storage bin.

Origin:
1605–15; capaci(ty) + -ous

capaciously, adverb
capaciousness, noun
uncapacious, adjective
uncapaciously, adverb
uncapaciousness, noun


ample, large.


confining.
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capacious (kəˈpeɪʃəs)
 
adj
capable of holding much; roomy; spacious
 
[C17: from Latin capāx, from Latin capere to take]
 
ca'paciously
 
adv
 
ca'paciousness
 
n

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capacious
1614, from L. capaci-, from capere "to take" (see capable).
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Example sentences
You will be happier with a more capacious definition of your professional
  identity.
This capacious dodge has been around for years, but recent tax and legal
  changes have made it more attractive.
The word novel, though, is capacious; it can be lots of things.
Suites are capacious, and many boast views from terraces or balconies.
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