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measureless

[mezh-er-lis] /ˈmɛʒ ər lɪs/
adjective
1.
too large or great to be measured; unlimited; immeasurable:
a measureless distance; measureless contempt.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English measureles. See measure, -less
Related forms
measurelessly, adverb
measurelessness, noun
Synonyms
boundless, unbounded, limitless, vast, infinite.
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Examples from the web for measureless
  • And yet under the measureless grossness and slag of that book one must find the lyric.
  • There has been staggering loss of life and measureless wastage of materials.
  • The soul has that measureless pride which consists in never acknowledging any lessons but its own.
  • The soul has that measureless pride which consists in never acknowledging any lessons or deductions but its own.
  • To fly in the clouds and winds with me, and play with the measureless light.
  • Its presence is visible in lives, yet literacy remains an invisible, measureless phenomenon.
  • The measureless value set by every great artist upon execution.
British Dictionary definitions for measureless

measureless

/ˈmɛʒəlɪs/
adjective
1.
limitless, vast, or infinite
Derived Forms
measurelessly, adverb
measurelessness, noun
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