measureless

[ mezh-er-lis ]
/ ˈmɛʒ ər lɪs /

adjective

too large or great to be measured; unlimited; immeasurable: a measureless distance; measureless contempt.

Nearby words

  1. measure up,
  2. measure zero,
  3. measured,
  4. measured daywork,
  5. measuredly,
  6. measurelessly,
  7. measurement,
  8. measurement ton,
  9. measures,
  10. measuring

Origin of measureless

First recorded in 1350–1400, measureless is from the Middle English word measureles. See measure, -less

Related formsmeas·ure·less·ly, adverbmeas·ure·less·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for measureless

measureless

/ (ˈmɛʒəlɪs) /

adjective

limitless, vast, or infinite
Derived Formsmeasurelessly, adverbmeasurelessness, noun

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