Simple Definition of immense
: very great in size or amount
Full Definition of immense
1 : marked by greatness especially in size or degree; especially : transcending ordinary means of measurement <the immense universe>
2 : supremely good
Examples of immense
He inherited an immense fortune.
She is an artist of immense talent.
Origin of immense
Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin immensus immeasurable, from in- + mensus, past participle of metiri to measure — more at measure
First Known Use: 15th century
Synonym Discussion of immense
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