Immense vs Illimitable - What's the difference?

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Immense is a synonym of illimitable.


As adjectives the difference between immense and illimitable

is that immense is huge, gigantic, very large while illimitable is impervious to limitation, without limit.

immense

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Huge, gigantic, very large.
  • * , chapter=5
  • , title= The Mirror and the Lamp , passage=Then everybody once more knelt, and soon the blessing was pronounced. The choir and the clergy trooped out slowly, […], down the nave to the western door. […] At a seemingly immense distance the surpliced group stopped to say the last prayer.}}
  • Supremely good.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    illimitable

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Impervious to limitation, without limit.
  • * 1909 , Jack London,
  • What a tremendous affair it was, the world of Homer, with its indeterminate boundaries, vast regions, and immeasurable distances. The Mediterranean and the Euxine were illimitable stretches of ocean waste over which years could be spent in endless wandering.
  • *
  • Synonyms

    * infinite * limitless * unlimited

    Antonyms

    * limitable

    Derived terms

    * illimitability * illimitably

    See also

    * inimitable