What does the word voluminous mean?

Usage examples for voluminous

  1. It was after those five years, and his letters, voluminous as they were, had not told all. – Rose MacLeod by Alice Brown
  2. I have also preserved many of his; but looking through them, both his and mine refer so largely to topics of the day in both hemispheres that I hardly think that voluminous extracts can be of much present interest. – Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
  3. A strident band sent up voluminous notes that boomed back and forth between the palace and the stone arches of the procurate. – Literary Love-Letters and Other Stories by Robert Herrick