Extense vs Expanse - What's the difference?

extense | expanse |


As an adjective extense

is outreaching; expansive; extended, superficially or otherwise.

As a noun expanse is

a wide stretch, usually of sea, sky, or land.

extense

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Outreaching; expansive; extended, superficially or otherwise.
  • Usage notes

    Encountered in Indian English translations. ----

    expanse

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A wide stretch, usually of sea, sky, or land.
  • *'>citation
  • An amount of spread or stretch.