There are 2 translations of large in Spanish:

large1

Pronunciation: /lɑːrdʒ; lɑːdʒ/

adj (larger, largest)

The usual translation of large, grande, becomes gran when it precedes a singular noun.

  • 1 1.1 (in size) [area/room] grande a large garden un jardín grande, un gran jardín he's a large man es un hombre corpulento or [colloquial/familiar] grandote she has a large nose tiene la nariz grande try on a larger size pruébate una talla or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) un talle más grande large print letra (f) or tipo (m) grande 1.2 (in number, amount) [family/crowd] grande, numeroso a large proportion of my income gran parte or una buena parte de mis ingresos he drew a large audience atrajo (a) una gran cantidad de público the largest collection of stamps in the world la mayor colección de sellos del mundo
    More example sentences
    • 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] amplio
    More example sentences
    • 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.

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.

There are 2 translations of large in Spanish:

large2

n

  • 1at large 1.1 (at liberty) to be at large [murderer/tiger] andar* suelto 1.2 (as a whole) en general the public at large el público en general it will benefit society at large beneficiará a la sociedad en general 1.3 (in (United States/los Estados Unidos) ) representative at largerepresentante de todo un estado o distrito en el Congreso o Senado de los EEUU 1.4 (in detail) [formal] exhaustivamente, en profundidad
  • 2 (size) [Clothing/Indumentaria] talla (feminine) or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) talle (masculine) grande

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Word of the day constipado
adj
está muy constipado = he has a bad cold …
Cultural fact of the day

The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments. The Senado's functions include discussing, approving, and suggesting amendments to legislation passed by the Congreso de los Diputados and supervising the compensation fund for the autonomous regions.