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expansive meaning and definition

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EXPANSIVE adjective

Definition of expansive (adjective)

  1. able or tending to expand or characterized by expansion
    • "Expansive materials"; "the expansive force of fire"
    • antonym: unexpansive
  2. of behavior that is impressive and ambitious in scale or scope
    • "an expansive lifestyle"; "in the grand manner"; "collecting on a grand scale"; "heroic undertakings"
    • synonyms: grand, heroic
  3. marked by exaggerated feelings of euphoria and delusions of grandeur
  4. friendly and open and willing to talk
    • "wine made the guest expansive"
    • synonyms: talkative
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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