A wide stretch, usually of sea, sky, or land. (noun)
Examples of word expanse
Conveying the same feel and cloaked in a white expanse is this beautiful abode with chic interiors for those craving for serenity.
It's like an awesome machine, so powerful yet limited in expanse -- a map revealing portals, requiring off-road after entry.
The Hebrew term expanse can be used for "something beaten out or spread out like a covering".
The Olympic Park Legacy Company, charged last year with overseeing the transformation of the area in east London, revealed today that the 500-acre expanse, which is currently a giant construction site, would be called the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park when it reopens in 2013 after the games.
Only in the furthest corner of the expanse was the light of a solitary street lamp bearing a resemblance to the disk of a stationary, resplendent dandelion.