Definitions of magnitude

  1. the property of relative size or extent; "they tried to predict the magnitude of the explosion" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. That which has one or more of the three dimensions, length, breadth, and thickness. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Anything of which greater or less can be predicated, as time, weight, force, and the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Greatness; grandeur. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Greatness, in reference to influence or effect; importance; as, an affair of magnitude. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Extent of dimensions; size; - applied to things that have length, breath, and thickness. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Comparative size or bulk; importance; grandeur; in astronomy, the degree of brightness of a star. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Greatness size: extent: importance. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Greatness; size; importance. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Size; vastness; grandeur; importance. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. Bulk; size; extent of dimensions or parts; greatness; importance. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for magnitude

  1. Whilst we are discussing any given magnitude they are grown to it. – Burke's Speech on Conciliation with America by Edmund Burke
  2. Thoroughly to appreciate all that they did requires that we travel over the wonderful trail they followed- that being impossible, the next nearest approach is to see actually drawn out the magnitude of their achievement. – Principles of Teaching by Adam S. Bennion