Definition of "spacious" [spa•cious]

  • Generous or large in area or extent; roomy. (adjective)
  • Vast in range or scope: a spacious view. (adjective)

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Use "spacious" in a sentence
  • "UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Yeah, that's what I call a spacious interior."
  • "The slightly smaller bedroom is similar: it also accommodates a double bed, a desk and a built-in spacious shelving system."
  • "Senior Hamas leader Nizar Rayan, killed on Jan. 1, was a poorly paid academic, yet he died with his four wives and 10 of his children in spacious quarters."