1. [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 o

2. [Adjective]: large enough to be visible to the naked eye

3. [Noun]: a garment size for a large person

4. [Adverb]: in a boastful manner; "he talked big all evening"

5. [Adverb]: at a distance, wide of something (as of a mark)

6. [Adverb]: with the wind abaft the beam; "a ship sailing large"

7. ostentatiously lofty in style; "a man given to large talk"; "tumid political prose"

8. having broad power and range and scope; "taking the large view"; "a large effect"; "a large sympathy"

9. 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"

10. fairly large or important in effect; influential; "played a large role in the negotiations"

11. 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"

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