Associations to the word «Expanse»

Wiktionary

EXPANSE, noun. A wide stretch, usually of sea, sky, or land.
EXPANSE, noun. An amount of spread or stretch.

Dictionary definition

EXPANSE, noun. A wide scope; "the sweep of the plains".
EXPANSE, noun. The extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary; "the area of a rectangle"; "it was about 500 square feet in area".
EXPANSE, noun. A wide and open space or area as of surface or land or sky.

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky