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British English: /lɑːdʒ/
American English: /lɑrdʒ/

Translation of large in French:


  • 1 (big)
    (area, car, city, feet, house)
    grand (before n)
    (appetite, piece, fruit, hand, nose, eye)
    to take a large size
    prendre une grande taille
    to grow ou get large
  • 2 (substantial)
    (amount, fortune, sum)
    important, gros/grosse (before n)
    gros/grosse (before n)
    (number, quantity)
    grand (before n)
    (population, percentage)
    fort (before n)
    (crowd, family)
    nombreux/-euse (after n)
    gros/grosse, fort (before n)
    to be out in large numbers
    être nombreux/-euses
  • 4 (extensive)
    (selection, range, choice)
    grand (before n)
    in large measure, to a large extent on a large scale
    (plan, demolish, reorganize)
    sur une grande échelle
    (emigrate, desert)
    en grand nombre

also: at large adjective phrase

  • 1 (free)
    (prisoner, killer)
    en liberté


by and large

de façon générale, en général

larger than life

(character, personality)

he turned up two days later as large as life

il a réapparu deux jours plus tard bien vivant

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