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Great (IPA: /ˈɡɹeɪt/)


Great (superl.)

Large in space; of much size; big; immense; enormous; expanded; -- opposed to small and little; as, a great house, ship, farm, plain, distance, length.

Great (superl.)

Large in number; numerous; as, a great company, multitude, series, etc.

Great (superl.)

Long continued; lengthened in duration; prolonged in time; as, a great while; a great interval.

Great (superl.)

Superior; admirable; commanding; -- applied to thoughts, actions, and feelings.

Great (superl.)

Endowed with extraordinary powers; uncommonly gifted; able to accomplish vast results; strong; powerful; mighty; noble; as, a great hero, scholar, genius, philosopher, etc.

Great (superl.)

Holding a chief position; elevated: lofty: eminent; distingushed; foremost; principal; as, great men; the great seal; the great marshal, etc.

Great (superl.)

Entitled to earnest consideration; weighty; important; as, a great argument, truth, or principle.

Great (superl.)

Pregnant; big (with young).

Great (superl.)

More than ordinary in degree; very considerable in degree; as, to use great caution; to be in great pain.

Great (superl.)

Older, younger, or more remote, by single generation; -- often used before grand to indicate one degree more remote in the direct line of descent; as, great-grandfather (a grandfather's or a grandmother's father), great-grandson, etc.

Great (n.)

The whole; the gross; as, a contract to build a ship by the great.

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1975 short film directed by Bob Godfrey

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Japanese company

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2013 short film

Great Synonyms

Avid, Zealous, Eager, Enthusiastic

Great Synonyms

Smashing, Not Bad, Peachy, Slap-up, Nifty, Swell, Good, Cracking, Dandy, Bully, Groovy, Corking, Neat, Keen, Bang-up

Great Synonyms

Enceinte, Gravid, Large, Pregnant, Heavy, With Child, Expectant, Big

Great Synonyms

Majuscule, Capital, Uppercase

Great Synonyms

Extraordinary

Great Synonyms

Large, Big

Great Synonyms

Outstanding, Important, Of Import

Translations

Great in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

" " I saw these terrible things, and took great part in them." - War

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "”the great my darling happens to be that love are in we, that love are in we" - E. E. Cummings

Example Sentence (Quote)

"(C.T.: Yes! Great shot Jones!) Thanks! But it's actually pronounced Jo-enn-ess, sir!" - Fictional last words in internet series

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .the South witnessed the birth of great devotee-musicians such as Ramadasa, Puranadaradasa, Annamacharya, and Kshetragnya." - Carnatic music

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [A] great Empire, like a great Cake, is most easily diminished at the Edges." - Benjamin Franklin


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