Origin of spacious
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1. roomy, capacious. 2. extensive, huge, tremendous.
1. small, cramped.
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Examples from the Web for spaciousness
Spaciousness without austerity and beauty without ostentation were the fundamental impressions the Big House gave.The Little Lady of the Big House
- having a large capacity or area
C14: from Latin spātiosus, from spatium space
Word Origin and History for spaciousness
late 14c., from Old French spacios or directly from Latin spatiosus (Medieval Latin spaciosus), from spatium (see space (n.)).
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