extensive extensive  /ɪk ˈstɛn sɪv/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity
  2. (adj) broad in scope or content
  3. (adj) of agriculture; increasing productivity by using large areas with minimal outlay and labor

Usage(s):

  1. Indeed, his only eccentricity, if it can be called that, is his extensive private library of adult videos.
  2. But there are an extensive library of songs by independent artists in all genres and the occasional treat from some better-known ones.
  3. The extensive type is wide and shallow, with a soil depth of less than 8 in.

News

  1. SUV crashes into Days Inn motel

    A motel in White House needs some extensive repairs after a sport utility vehicle came crashed into the lobby.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: WSMV Nashville

  2. SUV crashes into Days Inn hotel

    A motel in White House needs some extensive repairs after a sport utility vehicle came crashed into the lobby.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: WSMV Nashville

  3. How a Wheelchair-Bound Mom Surfs Like a Pro (VIDEO)

    Pascale Honore wasn’t born a paraplegic. She lost the use of her legs in a car accident almost 20 years ago. And while that impediment made for an extensive rehabilitation process, it didn’t stop Honore from living the kind of active life that seems to come so naturally to her.
    on June 30, 2013     Source: Takepart.com via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Mr. Johnston has a strong record of public service, a broad base of support and an impressive list of achievements," Harper said in a statement. "He has extensive legal expertise, a comprehensive understanding of government and a deep...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Stephen Harper Source: BusinessWeek

  2. "We've made a tough decision today," Seahawks CEO Tod Leiweke said in a release. "It became apparent after conducting an extensive internal audit that a new direction was needed to provide an opportunity for the organization to be successful....
    on Jan 8, 2010 By: Tod Leiweke Source: NESN.com

  3. "I am here to announce my intention to appoint an individual who has unquestioned integrity, extensive experience and is a wise and distinguished senior statesman of Illinois," Mr Blagojevich said.
    on Dec 30, 2008 By: Rod Blagojevich Source: The Australian

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