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Extensive

Covering a large area,; having a great range

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Spacious

Large and with a lot of space

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Roomy

If something such as a house or car is roomy, it has a lot of space inside it

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Rambling

Large and spreading out in many different directions

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Wide open spaces

Large areas without buildings or trees

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Scattered

Randomly across a wide area

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Spread out

Not close to one another

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Ample room

More than enough space

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Cramped

Not having enough space or time

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Poky

(Informal) describes a room, house or other place which is unpleasantly small and uncomfortable

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Congested

Too blocked or crowded and causing difficulties

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Compact

Consisting of parts that are positioned together closely or in a tidy way, using very little space

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Hemmed in

Surrounded by people and not able to move

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Bustling

Lots of people busily moving around

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Isn't enough room to swing a cat

The flat is very small (informal)

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Packed in like sardines

Too many people in a small space (informal)

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Labyrinth

Vast and complex

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Boundary

The edge of a large space

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Rear

Back

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Crammed

Very full of people or things

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Squeeze (sb/sth) in sth

To succeed in getting someone or something into a small space or object, often by pushing or forcing

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Squash

A situation when there is not much room

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Stuff in/into

To push something into small soace, often quickly or in a careless way (informal)