1. the property of being more than sufficient; comfortable sufficiency

the ampleness of her servings more than satisfied his hunger

Derivationally related forms: ↑ample
Hypernyms: ↑sufficiency, ↑adequacy
2. the property of impressive largeness in size

he admired the ampleness of its proportions

Derivationally related forms: ↑ample
Hypernyms: ↑largeness, ↑bigness

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  • Ampleness — Am ple*ness, n. The state or quality of being ample; largeness; fullness; completeness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • ampleness — noun see ample …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • ampleness — am·pleness || æmplÉ™nɪs n. plenitude; amplitude; abundance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ampleness — am·pleness …   English syllables

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