spatial largeness and extensiveness (especially inside a building) (Freq. 2)

the capaciousness of Santa's bag astounded the child


roominess in this size car is always a compromise


his new office lacked the spaciousness that he had become accustomed to

Derivationally related forms: ↑commodious (for: ↑commodiousness), ↑spacious, ↑roomy (for: ↑roominess), ↑capacious (for: ↑capaciousness)
Hypernyms: ↑largeness, ↑bigness
Hyponyms: ↑airiness, ↑seating capacity

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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