Associations to the word «Large»


LARGE, adjective. Of considerable or relatively great size or extent.
LARGE, adjective. (obsolete) Abundant; ample.
LARGE, adjective. (archaic) Full in statement; diffuse; profuse.
LARGE, adjective. (obsolete) Free; unencumbered.
LARGE, adjective. (obsolete) Unrestrained by decorum; said of language.
LARGE, adjective. (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.
LARGE, noun. (music) (obsolete) An old musical note, equal to two longas, four breves, or eight semibreves.
LARGE, noun. (obsolete) Liberality, generosity.
LARGE, noun. (slang) (plural: large) A thousand dollars.
LARGE, noun. A large serving of something.
LARGE BLUE, noun. A rare, medium sized blue butterfly, Phengaris arion, of the family Lycaenidae.
LARGE BLUES, noun. Plural of large blue
LARGE BONITO, noun. Katsuwonus pelamis, a large tropical fish allied to the tunny.
LARGE BOWEL, noun. (anatomy) The colon; the final segment of the digestive system.
LARGE CAP, noun. A company having a large market capitalization.
LARGE CAPS, noun. Plural of large cap
LARGE GROUP AWARENESS TRAINING, noun. Alternative form of large-group awareness training
LARGE GROUP AWARENESS TRAININGS, noun. Plural of large group awareness training
LARGE HEATH, noun. A brown butterfly, Coenonympha tullia, of the family Nymphalidae. Also known as the common ringlet
LARGE HEATHS, noun. Plural of large heath
LARGE INTESTINE, noun. (anatomy) The second to last part of the digestive system, comprising the cecum and colon.
LARGE INTESTINES, noun. Plural of large intestine
LARGE MAGELLANIC CLOUD, proper noun. (galaxy) An irregular galaxy, the largest satellite of Milky Way.
LARGE MÜNSTERLÄNDER, noun. A breed of gun dog originating in Münster, Germany.
LARGE MÜNSTERLÄNDERS, noun. Plural of Large Münsterländer
LARGE OFFSPRING SYNDROME, noun. A genetic condition of cattle, sheep, etc. resulting in abnormally large offspring.
LARGE SCALE, adjective. Alternative spelling of large-scale
LARGE SCALE INTEGRATION, noun. (electronics) An integration type for digital circuits that contain tens of thousands of transistors providing thousands of logic gates per chip.
LARGE SKIPPER, noun. A small, brown butterfly, Ochlodes sylvanus, of the family Hesperiidae.
LARGE SKIPPERS, noun. Plural of large skipper
LARGE TORTOISESHELL, noun. The butterfly Nymphalis polychloros, of the family Nymphalidae
LARGE TORTOISESHELLS, noun. Plural of large tortoiseshell
LARGE TWAYBLADE, noun. Liparis liliifolia, an orchid of parts of temperate eastern North America.
LARGE WHITE, noun. The big, white and black butterfly Pieris brassicae, of the family Pieridae.
LARGE WHITE, noun. A domestic pig of a breed originating in Yorkshire; Yorkshire pig.
LARGE WHITES, noun. Plural of large white

Dictionary definition

LARGE, noun. A garment size for a large person.
LARGE, adverb. At a distance, wide of something (as of a mark).
LARGE, adverb. With the wind abaft the beam; "a ship sailing large".
LARGE, adverb. In a boastful manner; "he talked big all evening".
LARGE, adjective. Above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "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".
LARGE, adjective. Fairly large or important in effect; influential; "played a large role in the negotiations".
LARGE, adjective. Ostentatiously lofty in style; "a man given to large talk"; "tumid political prose".
LARGE, adjective. Generous and understanding and tolerant; "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".
LARGE, adjective. Conspicuous in position or importance; "a big figure in the movement"; "big man on campus"; "he's very large in financial circles"; "a prominent citizen".
LARGE, adjective. Having broad power and range and scope; "taking the large view"; "a large effect"; "a large sympathy".
LARGE, adjective. In an advanced stage of pregnancy; "was big with child"; "was great with child".

Wise words

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