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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Commodious \Com*mo"di*ous\, a. [LL. commodiosus, fr. L. commodum
convenience, fr. commodus. See Commode.]
Adapted to its use or purpose, or to wants and necessities;
serviceable; spacious and convenient; roomy and comfortable;
as, a commodious house. "A commodious drab." --Shak.
"Commodious gold." --Pope.
The haven was not commodious to winter in. --Acts
Syn: Convenient; suitable; fit; proper; advantageous;
serviceable; useful; spacious; comfortable.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: large and roomy (`convenient' is archaic in this sense);
"a commodious harbor"; "a commodious building suitable
for conventions" [syn: commodious, convenient] [ant:
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
61 Moby Thesaurus words for "commodious":
advantageous, ample, amplitudinous, appropriate, banausic,
beneficial, broad, capacious, comfortable, comfy, contented,
convenient, cozy, cushioned, cushiony, cushy, deep, easeful, easy,
employable, expansive, expedient, extended, extending, extensive,
far-reaching, fitting, friendly, functional, good for, helpful,
homelike, homely, homey, infinite, lived-in, luxurious,
of general utility, of help, of service, of use, peaceful,
practical, pragmatical, proper, relaxing, reposeful, restful,
roomy, serviceable, snug, soft, spacious, spreading, useful,
utilitarian, vast, voluminous, warm, wide, widespread
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