Examples of capacious in a Sentence
that car has a capacious trunk that makes it a good choice for families
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Hillman goes for capacious inclusion and improvisation rather than poignant moments of lyric clarity.
The 2018 Outsider Art Fair arrives this weekend at a time when the very concept of outsider art — work made by self-taught or developmentally impaired artists — has never seemed more capacious or in flux.
In the first of two sets at the Sinclair on Wednesday, Batiste, playing solo, delivered plenty of energy, but there was also quietude and nuanced expression to go along with his virtuoso chops and capacious personality.
In this capacious and rigorous history of psychopharmacology, the psychologist and writer Lauren Slater says that doctors don’t really understand how psychotropic medications work or how to assess if a patient needs them.
Abelard represents the peaceful, capacious road less taken in Christianity.
Greta Gerwig's relatable coming-of-age comedy was the belle of the ball at the annual critics' group dinner, which was hosted at the capacious Tao Downtown restaurant Wednesday night.
Kushner’s capacious script easily accommodates reinterpretations such as the National Theatre’s post-apocalyptic production starring Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield, which moves to Broadway this month.
With the help of his longtime friend Teo Davis, veteran reporter Castro transports the reader to 1959 Spain, where Hemingway celebrated his 60th birthday with his fourth wife, Mary, at Bill and Anne Davis’ capacious La Consula Villa in Malaga.
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big, biggish, bulky, considerable, generous, goodly, grand, great, handsome, hefty, hulking, large, largish, outsize (also outsized), overscale (or overscaled), oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, tidy;
Synonym Discussion of capacious
- a spacious front lawn
- a commodious and airy penthouse apartment
- a capacious suitcase
- ample closet space
CAPACIOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of capacious for English Language Learners
: able to hold or contain a lot : large in capacity
CAPACIOUS Defined for Kids
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