spacious

[spey-shuhs]
adjective
1.
containing much space, as a house, room, or vehicle; amply large.
2.
occupying much space; vast.
3.
of a great extent or area; broad; large; great: the spacious prairies.
4.
broad in scope, range, inclusiveness, etc.: a spacious approach to a problem.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English < Latin spatiōsus, equivalent to spati(um) space + -ōsus -ous

spaciously, adverb
spaciousness, noun
nonspacious, adjective
nonspaciously, adverb
nonspaciousness, noun
overspacious, adjective
overspaciously, adverb
overspaciousness, noun
unspacious, adjective
unspaciously, adverb
unspaciousness, noun


1. roomy, capacious. 2. extensive, huge, tremendous.


1. small, cramped.
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spacious (ˈspeɪʃəs)
 
adj
having a large capacity or area
 
[C14: from Latin spātiosus, from spatiumspace]
 
'spaciously
 
adv
 
'spaciousness
 
n

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Example sentences
It's now one generous space with ample storage and a spacious breakfast area.
Looking relaxed and confident as he leans back in an armchair in his spacious.
But more legroom and more spacious seats would be even better.
New daypack designed as an inverted messenger bag, with spacious compartments
  and buckle closures.
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