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Synonyms for large

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a garment size for a large person

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above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent

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fairly large or important in effect

ostentatiously lofty in style

generous and understanding and tolerant

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conspicuous in position or importance

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having broad power and range and scope

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in an advanced stage of pregnancy

in a boastful manner

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I conclude, looking to the future, that for terrestrial productions a large continental area, which will probably undergo many oscillations of level, and which consequently will exist for long periods in a broken condition, will be the most favourable for the production of many new forms of life, likely to endure long and to spread widely.
Mere chance, as we may call it, might cause one variety to differ in some character from its parents, and the offspring of this variety again to differ from its parent in the very same character and in a greater degree; but this alone would never account for so habitual and large an amount of difference as that between varieties of the same species and species of the same genus.
During our stay at Brazil I made a large collection of insects.
I was much interested one day by watching a deadly contest between a Pepsis and a large spider of the genus Lycosa.
A large Epeira of the same division with Epeira tuberculata and conica is extremely common, especially in dry situations.
It is well known that most of the British spiders, when a large insect is caught in their webs, endeavour to cut the lines and liberate their prey, to save their nets from being entirely spoiled.
Fe Bajada, many large black spiders, with ruby-coloured marks on their backs, having gregarious habits.
It was so large a house, that she did not like to go nearer till she had nibbled some more of the lefthand bit of mushroom, and raised herself to about two feet high: even then she walked up towards it rather timidly, saying to herself
'The old woman hid me behind a large cask, and scarcely had she done this when the robbers returned home, dragging a young girl along with them.
[UKPRwire, Fri Aug 02 2019] Large macrolide drugs are used in the treatment of respiratory diseases caused by gram positive bacteria and gram negative bacteria.
[ClickPress, Thu Jun 20 2019] Large macrolide drugs are used in the treatment of respiratory diseases caused by gram positive bacteria and gram negative bacteria.
'As of 2016, there are 2,320 large active taxpayers registered to the LTS [BIR's large taxpayers service].
at large 1 : not captured or locked up <The bank robbers are still at large.> 2 : as a group or a whole <the public at large> 3 : representing a whole state or district <a delegate-at-large>
Electing large LLCs can treat audit adjustments in one of two ways: 1.
Although sections of the space are clustered together, institutional tenants such as AIG typically prefer their floors to be entirely contiguous when committing to large deals.