Definition of spacious
- a spacious residence
- a more spacious and stimulating existence than the farm could offer
- —H. L. Mencken
almost all of the guests were able to fit into the spacious living room
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First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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;
: having a large amount of space
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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