Example sentences for: immense

How can you use “immense” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This would get Clinton's questionable behavior on the record while sparing the nation the immense distraction of impeachment proceedings.

  • Consider that the OED , which makes no pretensions at being exhaustive or complete, occupies some twenty quarto volumes in its description of the lexicon alone; consider that a descriptive bibliography of the huge number of lexicographical works on the myriad aspects of English alone would occupy several similar volumes; consider the multivolume works on English grammar--by Curme, Poutsma, Jespersen, et al.; consider the immense corpus of English literature and of the writings about it; and then consider all the material ancillary to the foregoing: the teaching of English not only to foreign learners but to native speakers as well, the conventions of writing, punctuation, usage, and pronunciation, the multifarious influences of English and on English around the world, the study of style and of literary devices, etymology, etc.

  • Even though effectively criminalizing abortion would mean an immense expansion of police power.

  • The courtyard grounds are lush with gardens and immense koi pools.

  • But nations that are heedless of the environment are quite capable of doing immense damage without the help of multinational corporations--just ask the Eastern Europeans.


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