measureless

adjective
mea·​sure·​less | \ ˈme-zhər-ləs How to pronounce measureless (audio) , ˈmā- \

Definition of measureless

1 : having no observable limit : immeasurable the measureless universe
2 : very great had measureless energy

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Examples of measureless in a Sentence

the bodies of the fallen sailors were consigned to the measureless depths of the sea

First Known Use of measureless

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for measureless

Middle English mesurles, from mesur, mesure measure entry 1 + -les -less

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The first known use of measureless was in the 14th century

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“Measureless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/measureless. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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measureless

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of measureless

: too great or large to be measured

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