"vast" Definition

  1. superl. Waste; desert; desolate; lonely.
  2. superl. Of great extent; very spacious or large; also, huge in bulk; immense; enormous; as, the vast ocean; vast mountains; the vast empire of Russia.
  3. superl. Very great in numbers, quantity, or amount; as, a vast army; a vast sum of money.
  4. superl. Very great in importance; as, a subject of vast concern.
  5. n. A waste region; boundless space; immensity.

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Position in dictionary: 106990 of 111710 words.
Word Type: superl., superl., superl., superl., n.,
Words that start with "vast": 9
Words that end with "vast": 4
Words that contain "vast": 19
Next words in dictionary: vastation, vastel, vastidity, vastitude, vastity
Previous words in dictionary: vassalry, vassaless, vassalage, vassal, vasomotor

English Dictionary Definition of vast

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