measureless measureless

Definition(s):

  • (adj) without limits in extent or size or quantity

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The book sails with majesty through caverns measureless to man.
  2. What they give to each other is measureless, like divine grace; what they take is inexorable, like mortal fate.
  3. In 1941 over the world's measureless acres of misery the war lay like a burden too great to be carried, too great to be thrown off.

Quotes

  • Television gardener Alan Titchmarsh deals with his love for the nation's flora, while broadcaster Joan Bakewell describes estuaries as a "bulk of fresh water pressing forward remorselessly into the measureless ocean".
    on Aug 30, 2008 By: Joan Bakewell Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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