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extensive

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adjective ex·ten·sive \ik-ˈsten(t)-siv\

Simple Definition of extensive

  • : large in size or amount : very full or complete

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of extensive

  1. 1 :  having wide or considerable extent <extensive reading>

  2. 2 :  extensional

  3. 3 :  of, relating to, or constituting farming in which large areas of land are utilized with minimum outlay and labor

extensively adverb
extensiveness noun

Examples of extensive in a sentence

  1. The storm caused extensive damage.

  2. an extensive series of tests



1604

First Known Use of extensive

1604

Rhymes with extensive


EXTENSIVE Defined for Kids

extensive

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adjective ex·ten·sive \ik-ˈsten-siv\

Definition of extensive for Students

  1. :  including or affecting many things <The storm caused extensive damage.>





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