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).
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Example sentences
The company will be able to draw on the immense volume of personal data it owns
  to create extremely targeted messages.
In earlier days such a plan would have generated immense interest and large
  political waves.
But these queries really are trivial, compared to the immense significance of
  the book itself.
The scope and existential implications of these ideas are immense.
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