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English definition of “spacious”


adjective     /ˈspeɪ.ʃəs/ approving
C1 large and with a lot of space : a spacious house / living room spacious accommodation Big and quite bigEnormousSpace - general wordsAreas of land in general spaciously     /-li/ adverb approving spaciousness     /-nəs/ noun [U] approving
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