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Synonyms for large

Synonyms for (noun) large

Synonyms: large Definition: a garment size for a large person

Similar words: size Definition: the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing) Usage: he wears a size 13 shoe

Synonyms for (adjective) large

Synonyms: big, with child, large, heavy, gravid, great, enceinte, expectant Definition: in an advanced stage of pregnancy Usage: was big with child; was great with child

Similar words: pregnant Definition: carrying developing offspring within the body or being about to produce new life

Synonyms: large Definition: having broad power and range and scope Usage: taking the large view; a large effect; a large sympathy

Similar words: comprehensive Definition: including all or everything Usage: comprehensive coverage; a comprehensive history of the revolution; a comprehensive survey; a comprehensive education

Synonyms: big, prominent, large Definition: conspicuous in position or importance Usage: a big figure in the movement; big man on campus; he's very large in financial circles; a prominent citizen

Similar words: conspicuous Definition: obvious to the eye or mind Usage: a tower conspicuous at a great distance; wore conspicuous neckties; made herself conspicuous by her exhibitionistic preening

Synonyms: big, magnanimous, large Definition: generous and understanding and tolerant Usage: a heart big enough to hold no grudges; that's very big of you to be so forgiving; a large and generous spirit; a large heart; magnanimous toward his enemies

Similar words: generous Definition: not petty in character and mind Usage: unusually generous in his judgment of people

Synonyms: large, big Definition: above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent Usage: a large city; set out for the big city; a large sum; a big (or large) barn; a large family; big businesses; a big expenditure; a large number of newspapers; a big group of scientists; large areas of the world

Similar words: ample, sizable, sizeable Definition: fairly large Usage: a sizable fortune; an ample waistline; of ample proportions

Similar words: galactic, astronomic, astronomical Definition: inconceivably large

Similar words: bear-sized Definition: large as a bear

Similar words: bigger, larger Definition: large or big relative to something else

Similar words: largish, biggish Definition: somewhat large

Similar words: blown-up, enlarged Definition: as of a photograph; made larger Usage: the enlarged photograph revealed many details

Similar words: puffy, bouffant Definition: being puffed out; used of hair style or clothing Usage: a bouffant skirt

Similar words: broad, spacious, wide Definition: very large in expanse or scope Usage: a broad lawn; the wide plains; a spacious view; spacious skies

Similar words: bulky Definition: of large size for its weight

Similar words: capacious Definition: large in capacity Usage: she carried a capacious bag

Similar words: colossal, stupendous, prodigious Definition: so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe Usage: colossal crumbling ruins of an ancient temple; has a colossal nerve; a prodigious storm; a stupendous field of grass; stupendous demand

Similar words: deep Definition: large in quantity or size Usage: deep cuts in the budget

Similar words: double Definition: large enough for two Usage: a double bed; a double room

Similar words: enormous, tremendous Definition: extraordinarily large in size or extent or amount or power or degree Usage: an enormous boulder; enormous expenses; tremendous sweeping plains; a tremendous fact in human experience; that a whole civilization should be dependent on technology- Walter Lippman; a plane took off with a tremendous noise

Similar words: cosmic Definition: inconceivably extended in space or time

Similar words: jumbo, elephantine, gargantuan, giant Definition: of great mass; huge and bulky Usage: a jumbo jet; jumbo shrimp

Similar words: heroic, epic, larger-than-life Definition: very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale) Usage: an epic voyage; of heroic proportions; heroic sculpture

Similar words: extended, extensive Definition: large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity Usage: an extensive Roman settlement in northwest England; extended farm lands; surgeons with extended experience; they suffered extensive damage

Similar words: mammoth, gigantic Definition: so exceedingly large or extensive as to suggest a giant or mammoth Usage: a gigantic redwood; gigantic disappointment; a mammoth ship; a mammoth multinational corporation

Similar words: great Definition: relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind Usage: a great juicy steak; a great multitude; the great auk; a great old oak; a great ocean liner; a great delay

Similar words: grand Definition: large and impressive in physical size or extent Usage: the bridge is a grand structure

Similar words: immense, huge, Brobdingnagian, vast Definition: unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope Usage: huge government spending; huge country estates; huge popular demand for higher education; a huge wave; the Los Angeles aqueduct winds like an immense snake along the base of the mountains; immense numbers of birds; at vast (or immense) expense; the vast reaches of outer space; the vast accumulation of knowledge...which we call civilization- W.R.Inge

Similar words: hulking, hulky Definition: of great size and bulk Usage: a hulking figure of a man; three hulking battleships

Similar words: humongous, whopping, walloping, thumping, banging Definition: (used informally) very large Usage: a thumping loss

Similar words: king-size, king-sized Definition: extra large Usage: a king-size bed

Similar words: large-mouthed Definition: having a relatively large mouth

Similar words: large-scale Definition: unusually large in scope Usage: a large-scale attack on AIDS is needed

Similar words: large-scale Definition: constructed or drawn to a big scale Usage: large-scale maps

Similar words: life-size, life-sized, lifesize, full-size Definition: being of the same size as an original Usage: a life-size sculpture

Similar words: macroscopic, macroscopical Definition: large enough to be visible with the naked eye

Similar words: macro Definition: very large in scale or scope or capability

Similar words: man-sized Definition: very large; appropriate to the size of a man Usage: a man-sized piece of cake

Similar words: massive, monolithic, monumental Definition: imposing in size or bulk or solidity Usage: massive oak doors; Moore's massive sculptures; the monolithic proportions of Stalinist architecture; a monumental scale

Similar words: massive Definition: imposing in scale or scope or degree or power Usage: massive retaliatory power; a massive increase in oil prices; massive changes

Similar words: medium-large Definition: of anything that is large but not the largest

Similar words: monstrous Definition: abnormally large

Similar words: mountainous Definition: like a mountain in size and impressiveness Usage: mountainous waves; a mountainous dark man

Similar words: outsize, outsized, oversize, oversized Definition: larger than normal for its kind

Similar words: overlarge, too large Definition: excessively large

Similar words: plumping Definition: very large; of exceptional size for its kind Usage: won by a plumping majority

Similar words: queen-size, queen-sized Definition: (used especially of beds) not as large as king-size Usage: a queen-sized bed

Similar words: rangy Definition: allowing ample room for ranging

Similar words: super Definition: extremely large Usage: another super skyscraper

Similar words: titanic Definition: of great force or power

Similar words: volumed Definition: formed or rising in rounded masses Usage: gasping with the volumed smoke

Similar words: voluminous Definition: large in volume or bulk Usage: a voluminous skirt

Similar words: whacking Definition: (British informal) enormous Usage: a whacking phone bill; a whacking lie

Similar words: wide-ranging Definition: including much Usage: the pianist's wide-ranging repertoire

Synonyms: tumid, turgid, bombastic, declamatory, large, orotund Definition: ostentatiously lofty in style Usage: a man given to large talk; tumid political prose

Similar words: rhetorical Definition: given to rhetoric, emphasizing style at the expense of thought Usage: mere rhetorical frippery

Synonyms: large Definition: fairly large or important in effect; influential Usage: played a large role in the negotiations

Similar words: important, significant Definition: important in effect or meaning Usage: a significant change in tax laws; a significant change in the Constitution; a significant contribution; significant details; statistically significant