GREAT

great

1. marked by active interest and enthusiasm; "an avid sports fan"; "a great walker"; "an eager beaver"

2. more than usual; "great expectations"; "great worry"

3. relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind; "a great juicy steak"; "a great multitude"; "the great auk"; "a great old oak"; "a great ocean liner"; "a great delay"

4. of major significance or importance; "a great work of art"; "Einstein was one of the outstanding figures of the 20th century"

5. very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"

6. (used of persons) standing above others in character or attainment or reputation; "our distinguished professor"; "an eminent scholar"; "a great statesman"

7. uppercase; "capital A"; "great A"; "many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script"

8. remarkable or out of the ordinary in degree or magnitude or effect; "a great crisis"; "had a great stake in the outcome"

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