Definition of 'vast'
Example sentences containing 'vast'
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The vast open space has tight security. The Sun (2017)Vast sums have been paid with an almost total lack of checks and balances. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet it provides a vast number of adults with their news. The Sun (2017)The vast majority will receive higher total pay. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You either pay vast amounts or you are thrown at the mercy of some councils. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the vast array of support charities is confusing. The Sun (2016)Vast numbers of anglers themselves would be dead against it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The vast majority of transfers are done in very controlled circumstances. The Sun (2016)It does not need vast expense to be incurred, just good common sense based on knowledge of these situations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Imagine the hospitals such vast sums could build, or the transformation they could effect on our social care system. The Sun (2016)His foresight and vast knowledge of the river and its tides paid off. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The vast spaces inspire expectancy and ardour and idealism. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He is paid vast sums of money for his time. The Sun (2008)We help a vast number of the most vulnerable people in our society. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There has been a vast improvement in my husband. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The vast majority of golf fans surely think he has suffered enough already. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There is a vast amount of ignorance. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The case goes to court at vast expense. The Sun (2009)He was ready to put his vast knowledge of plastic surgery to the test. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The vast amount of space makes the house perfect for entertaining. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Probably a vast saloon number that makes up in style what it lacks in fuel efficiency. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The second half was a vast improvement. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The vast majority of big mainstream entertainment is juvenile stuff. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He is highly experienced and has a vast knowledge of the steel industry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Under the bonnet many cars share a vast array of common parts and on the road they have some striking similarities. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It's a huge undertaking that demands vast sums of money from investors. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is a vast amount of trade, commerce and investment between our two nations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Great fun, packed with a vast array of characters you may have forgotten. The Sun (2015)It also hastened the financial failure of three of the companies, at vast extra expense to taxpayers. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Surprisingly, until recently little attention has been paid to reducing the vast quantity of food that is thrown away annually. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'vast'
British English: vast ADJECTIVE
Something that is vast is extremely large.
...farmers who own vast stretches of land.
Definition of vast from the Collins English Dictionary
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