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Volume meaning

volume - 6 dictionary results

  1. 1. A roll; a scroll; a written document rolled up for keeping or for use, after the manner of the ancients.
  2. 2. Hence, a collection of printed sheets bound together, whether containing a single work, or a part of a work, or more than one work; a book; a tome; especially, that part of an extended work which is bound up together in one cover; as, a work in four volumes.
  3. 3. Anything of a rounded or swelling form resembling a roll; a turn; a convolution; a coil.
  4. 4. Dimensions; compass; space occupied, as measured by cubic units, that is, cubic inches, feet, yards, etc.; mass; bulk; as, the volume of an elephant's body; a volume of gas.
  5. 5. Amount, fullness, quantity, or caliber of voice or tone.
  6. 6. A book; dimensions; bulk.

volume - examples of usage

  1. He returned to this subject in the beginning of his third volume. - "Daniel Defoe", William Minto.
  2. It is the chief subject of the second volume of the Review. - "Daniel Defoe", William Minto.
  3. But this time Katharine was there by herself; the volume in her hand showed that she expected no visitors. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
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