Translation of large in Spanish:
adjective larger, largest
The usual translation of large, grande, becomes gran when it precedes a singular noun.
- 1 1.1 (in size)(area/room)a large garden
grandeun jardín grandehe's a large man
un gran jardínes un hombre corpulentoes un hombre grandote [colloquial]she has a large nosetiene la nariz grandetry on a larger sizepruébate una talla or (River Plate area) un talle más grandelarge printletra (feminine) grande
tipo (masculine) grandeExample sentences1.2 (in number, amount) a large proportion of my income
gran parte or una buena parte de mis ingresoshe drew a large audienceatrajo (a) una gran cantidad de públicothe largest collection of stamps in the worldla mayor colección de sellos del mundo
- Preterm infants get cold quickly because of their relatively large surface area.
- Not being inordinately large in size, he had the advantage of being an amateur boxer.
- Is there a relatively large group of people or an area that could be swayed by such arguments?
- 2 (in scope)(issue/question/view)
- Hence we should treat them instead with a large range of pharmaceutical agents.
- This large range in ripe grapes is an important source of variation in quality.
- It will be seen from this that Bellavitis worked on a large range of mathematical topics.
- 1at large 1.1 (at liberty) to be at large (murderer/tiger)andar suelto1.2 (as a whole) the public at large it will benefit society at largebeneficiará a la sociedad en general1.3 (in US) representative at large(representante de todo un estado o distrito en el Congreso o Senado de los EEUU)1.4 (in detail) [formal]exhaustivamente
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