Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk tillægsord: large

1. large above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)big


Termer med lignende betydningample, astronomic, astronomical, banging, bear-sized, bigger, biggish, blown-up, bouffant, broad, Brobdingnagian, bulky, capacious, colossal, cosmic, deep, double, elephantine, enlarged, enormous, epic, extended, extensive, full-size, galactic, gargantuan, giant, gigantic, grand, great, heroic, huge, hulking, hulky, humongous, immense, jumbo, king-size, king-sized, large-mouthed, large-scale, large-scale, larger, larger-than-life, largish, life-size, life-sized, lifesize, macro, macroscopic, macroscopical, mammoth, man-sized, massive, massive, medium-large, monolithic, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, outsize, outsized, overlarge, oversize, oversized, plumping, prodigious, puffy, queen-size, queen-sized, rangy, sizable, sizeable, spacious, stupendous, super, thumping, titanic, too large, tremendous, vast, volumed, voluminous, walloping, whacking, whopping, wide, wide-ranging


Kendetegnersize


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)little, small

2. large fairly large or important in effect; influential


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPlayed a large role in the negotiations.


Termer med lignende betydningimportant, significant


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unimportant, insignificant

3. large ostentatiously lofty in style


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA man given to large talk.
Tumid political prose.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bombastic, declamatory, orotund, tumid, turgid


Termer med lignende betydningrhetorical


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unrhetorical

4. large generous and understanding and tolerant


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)big, magnanimous


Termer med lignende betydninggenerous


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)meanspirited, ungenerous

5. large conspicuous in position or importance


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA big figure in the movement.
Big man on campus.
He's very large in financial circles.
A prominent citizen.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)big, prominent


Termer med lignende betydningconspicuous


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)inconspicuous, invisible

6. large having broad power and range and scope


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTaking the large view.
A large effect.
A large sympathy.


Termer med lignende betydningcomprehensive


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

7. large in an advanced stage of pregnancy


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWas big with child.
Was great with child.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)big, enceinte, expectant, gravid, great, heavy, with child


Termer med lignende betydningpregnant


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)nonpregnant


Engelsk navneord: large

1. large (om egenskab) a garment size for a large person


Mindre specifikke termersize


Engelsk biord: large

1. large at a distance, wide of something (as of a mark)

2. large with the wind abaft the beam


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA ship sailing large.

3. large in a boastful manner


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe talked big all evening.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)big, boastfully, vauntingly









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