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large ‎(comparative larger, superlative largest)
Of considerable or relatively great size or extent. Russia is a large country.   The fruit-fly has large eyes for its body size.   He has a large collection of stamps.‎
(obsolete) Abundant; ample.
(archaic) Full in statement; diffuse; profuse.
(obsolete) Free; unencumbered.
(obsolete) Unrestrained by decorum; said of language.
(nautical) Crossing the line of a ship's course in a favorable direction; said of the wind when it is abeam, or between the beam and the quarter.

Etymology: From Middle English large, from Old French large, from Latin larga, feminine of largus ‎(“ abundant, plentiful, copious, large, much ” ). Mostly displaced Middle English stoor, stour ‎(“ large, great ” ) (from Old English stōr) and muchel ‎(“ large, great ” ) (from Old English myċel).

Example Sentences Including 'large'

  • [large exhale] [large exhale] [large exhale] [large exhale]
  • Do you want large, extra large or jumbo large?
  • I have only large objects, large houses and large rooms.
  • A large one, large one. - Okay. - Hot chocolate to go, large.
  • She has large hairy hands, large feet that, and a large moustache.
  • Thoughts must be large. Ambition must be large.
  • large animal - what large animal has that span?
  • large quantities of money. large quantities of guns.
  • We have large units; if we have large herds, then large areas go with them.
  • You with your large centres and your large bottom!
  • Except large. large, you can come anytime you want.


Similar Words

laryngotracheotomy - laryngopharyngeal - larger-than-life - laryngotracheal - laryngological - laryngoscopist - laryngoscopic - largehearted - laryngectomy - laryngograph - laryngophony - laryngoscopy - Larkinesque - large-scale - larghissimo - lark's-heel - larvivorous - laryngismus - laryngology - laryngotome

large italian translation

grande larga ampia elevato ampio grosso vasta grossa grandi gran

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