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|Rank of this word in the English language, from analyzing texts from Project Gutenberg.|
Adjectivevast (comparative er, superlative more)
- Very large or wide (literally or figuratively).
- The Sahara desert is vast.
- There is a vast difference between them.
- Very great in size, amount, degree, intensity, or especially extent.
very large or wide (literally or figuratively)
- (poetic) A vast space.
- 1608: they have seemed to be together, though absent, shook hands, as over a vast, and embraced, as it were, from the ends of opposed winds. — William Shakespeare, The Winter's Tale, I.i
- firm; fast (as in tight)
- Een knoop is een manier om een lijn (touw) min of meer blijvend ergens aan vast te maken, of om twee touwen aan elkaar vast te maken. — A knot is a manner of fastening more or less permanently a line of rope to someplace, or of fastening a pair of ropes to each other.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) solid (i.e. in the solid state)
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vast m. (plural vast)
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