- (poetic) A vast space.
adjective ((compare) vaster or more vast, (super) vastest or most vast)
- 1608: they have seemed to be together, though absent, shook hands, as over a , and embraced, as it were, from the ends of opposed winds. " William Shakespeare, The Winter's Tale, I.i
- Very large or wide (literally or figuratively).
- The Sahara desert is .
- There is a difference between them.
Etymology: From Latin vastus "void, immense".
- Dutch: enorm
- French: vaste /
- German: betrí¤chtlich
- Italian: ampio , ampia
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