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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A friendly open trait of a talkative person; A quality characterized by magnificence of scale or the tendency to grow larger

Usage examples (35)
  • The expansiveness of their extravagant life style was soon curtailed
  • We know also that this last state is characterized by a high degree of expansiveness, which is also the outstanding property of heat.
  • That expansiveness which is the essence of the poetic element, they have not.
  • The "expansiveness" will only be temporary, and last as long as it takes for the impulse to return and fill up the space again. for more
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