Vast in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Vast

Very large or wide (literally or figuratively). | Very great in size, amount, degree, intensity, or especially extent. | (obsolete) Waste; desert; desolate; lonely.

Short Example Sentence for Vast

  • 1. A vast empire of trade opens out. 🔊
  • 2. The eye embraces a vast extent of country. 🔊
  • 3. To Griffiths, a vast impotence seemed to descend upon him. 🔊
  • 4. It is the latter that give one so vast a sense of the former. 🔊
  • 5. The one in which he entered was vast and shrouded in the dusk of evening. 🔊
  • 6. This vast ideal system is supposed to be based upon experience. 🔊
  • 7. A vast rumbling crash shook the coral foundations of the atoll. 🔊
  • 8. This vast and splendid place had been converted into an open air ball-room. 🔊
  • 9. The fish had forsaken the ocean and vast numbers of tiger-sharks appeared. 🔊
  • 10. The forest-clad interior of the vast island remains an unknown wilderness. 🔊
  • 11. America had vast resources, but she seemed almost wholly unprepared for war. 🔊
  • 12. He reads a vast deal, and knows more than most do, who wear the Royal Diadem. 🔊
  • 13. There's plenty about us that loves their drink a vast deal too well. 🔊

How to use Vast in a Sentence?

  • 1. You must know that there was a vast distinction between the classes of society of the town. 🔊
  • 2. No other object is sufficiently vast to fill and satisfy the unlimited desires of the mind. 🔊
  • 3. A vast sun-scorched plain stretching away in endless miles under a blazing sky. 🔊
  • 4. The arched ceiling was supported by vast oaken beams; the floor was inlaid with polished marbles. 🔊
  • 5. Between her questions she gave me a vast amount of information for which I had no possible use. 🔊
  • 6. When we gained the top a vast stretch of the Northwest spread away to the east and north. 🔊
  • 7. A mess president, of course, especially on service, has a vast weight upon his shoulders. 🔊
  • 8. I tried to console him with the thoughts of the vast applause he daily received, but it was all in vain. 🔊
  • 9. It is as if they had come across a vast interval since his time, into the very chamber of the statesman. 🔊
  • 10. He seemed to regard humanity as if it were a vast picture puzzle which it was his privilege to take apart and put together again for his amusement. 🔊
  • 11. The king's lost crown is a vast matter to the king, but of no consequence to the child. 🔊
  • 12. He carries off the dignity with great stateliness, conscious of the vast gulf fixed between him and tenants with no initials after their name. 🔊
  • 13. We were mere atoms in a vast wave of horn and bone and flesh that bore us onward as the tide floats driftwood. 🔊
  • 14. The Cockaynes found themselves borne by the endless stream of customers into a vast and lofty gallery. 🔊
  • 15. An object so vast and overwhelming as the divine omnipotence, cannot fail to transport the imagination, and to fill the soul with wonder. 🔊
  • 16. He stood beside the horse with the bridle in his hand, and looked down upon the vast plain stretching away from the foot of the ridge. 🔊
  • 17. In my nightmares I gasped and struggled for breath under the crush of that vast book for many a night. 🔊
  • 18. His entrance disturbed a vast number of bats, that flew shrieking out of the damp hollows of the rocks and whirled wildly round him. 🔊
  • 19. One hand clutched his shirt collar, the other hand brandished the pig, and amid the vast uproar of a delighted kingdom she royally swatted him. 🔊
  • 20. Seated in the deep green of the vast meadows on the west bank of the willow-shaded Mohawk, these staring white edifices were very conspicuous. 🔊
  • 21. They must emigrate, go for good, or seek employment and means of wealth in some such vast field as India. 🔊
  • 22. The question set every tongue in motion; a vast deal of bantering; criticising of countenances; of mutual accusation and retort took place. 🔊
  • 23. Thus the whole State became one vast armed camp, nearly forty thousand men on a side, arrayed against each other. 🔊
  • 24. She has relegated a vast deal since the cleansing process set in, in August a year ago, but the scrap-heap clamors for more. 🔊
  • 25. In spite of his vast prestige I claim kindred with him and set his name upon my title-page, in partial intimation of the matter of my story. 🔊
  • 26. In the Moluccas we may read a compendium of the wide-spread history which applies to the vast regions comprised in the mighty Archipelago. 🔊
  • 27. Endless precautions and vigilant care alone secure the safety of Balik-Papan from the perils incidental to the vast stores of explosive material. 🔊