Definition of "immense" []

  • Extremely large; huge. (adjective)
  • Of boundless or immeasurable size or extent. See Synonyms at enormous. (adjective)
  • Informal Surpassingly good; excellent. (adjective)
  • Unusually large; huge; vast (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Without limits; immeasurable (adjective)
  • Very good; excellent (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "immense" in a sentence
  • "And Harpootlian expressed what he called his immense disappointment with the way the Clintons have run the campaign."
  • "His old arse left us in immense debt while he rode away in the sunset - teetering on senility and his handlers kept that fact from the voting electorate."
  • "As Prohibition began, new bootlegging operations opened up and drew in immense wealth."