the days when intrepid explorers sailed the vasty deep in small vessels
Recent Examples on the WebBut in room after room, the vasty majority of the objects were mute and meaningless, and only those that somehow referenced other periods of crisis spoke with clarity.
Washington Post, 7 Oct. 2020 The Globe reports that Breggin spent most of Monday morning painting a vasty different picture of Carter than the one presented by prosecutors last week.
Chris Harris, PEOPLE.com, 12 June 2017
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