Meaning & Definition of Vast in English
1. Unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope
- "Huge government spending"
- "Huge country estates"
- "Huge popular demand for higher education"
- "A huge wave"
- "The los angeles aqueduct winds like an immense snake along the base of the mountains"
- "Immense numbers of birds"
- "At vast (or immense) expense"
- "The vast reaches of outer space"
- "The vast accumulation of knowledge...which we call civilization"- w.r.inge
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Examples of using
The southern Italian island of Sicily has been covered with a vast plume of smoke and ash.
There is a vast difference between being able to make oneself understood in English and mastering the English language perfectly.
Schooling is a process that taught a vast crowd of people to read but wasn't able to teach them to decide what is worth reading.