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Definition of Large

Large

  1. Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units; big; great; capacious; extensive; -- opposed to small; as, a large horse; a large house or room; a large lake or pool; a large jug or spoon; a large vineyard; a large army; a large city.
  2. Abundant; ample; as, a large supply of provisions.
  3. Full in statement; diffuse; full; profuse.
  4. Having more than usual power or capacity; having broad sympathies and generous impulses; comprehensive; -- said of the mind and heart.
  5. Free; unembarrassed.
  6. Unrestrained by decorum; -- said of language.
  7. Prodigal in expending; lavish.
  8. 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.
  9. Freely; licentiously.
  10. A musical note, formerly in use, equal to two longs, four breves, or eight semibreves.
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Large Translations

large in Afrikaans is groot
large in Danish is stor
large in Dutch is groot
large in Finnish is iso
large in French is grand, mailloche
large in Italian is grande, ampio
large in Latin is magnus maior maximus, amplus
large in Norwegian is utstrakt, stor
large in Portuguese is grande
large in Spanish is anchuroso, gran, grande
large in Swedish is stor