Synonyms of large in English:
1 a large house large numbers of people
big, great, huge, sizable, substantial, immense, enormous, colossal, massive, mammoth, vast, prodigious, tremendous, gigantic, giant, monumental, stupendous, gargantuan, elephantine, titanic, mountainous, monstrous;
towering, tall, high;
king-size(d), economy-size(d), family-size(d), man-size(d), giant-size(d)
2 a large man
big, burly, heavy, tall, bulky, thickset, chunky, strapping, hulking, hefty, muscular, brawny, solid, heavily built, powerful, sturdy, strong, rugged;
fat, plump, overweight, chubby, stout, meaty, fleshy, portly, rotund, flabby, paunchy, obese, corpulent
[Antonyms] small, thin
, forming words referring to large entities, structures, etc., such as macromolecule (‘a molecule containing a very large number of atoms’) and megastore (‘a very large retail store’)
- 2.1 society at largeas a whole, generally, in general
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