Pronunciation: lärj
a.1.Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units; big; great; capacious; extensive; - opposed to small; as, a large horse; a large house or room; a large lake or pool; a large jug or spoon; a large vineyard; a large army; a large city.
2.Abundant; ample; as, a large supply of provisions.
We have yet large day.
- Milton.
3.Full in statement; diffuse; full; profuse.
4.Having more than usual power or capacity; having broad sympathies and generous impulses; comprehensive; - said of the mind and heart.
5.Free; unembarrassed.
Of burdens all he set the Paynims large.
- Fairfax.
6.Unrestrained by decorum; - said of language.
7.Prodigal in expending; lavish.
8.(Naut.) Crossing the line of a ship's course in a favorable direction; - said of the wind when it is abeam, or between the beam and the quarter.
At large
a - Without restraint or confinement; as, to go at large; to be left at large.
b - Diffusely; fully; in the full extent; as, to discourse on a subject at large.
Common at large
See under Common, n.
Electors at large
electors, or a representative, as in Congress, chosen to represent the whole of a State, in distinction from those chosen to represent particular districts in a State.
To give large
(Naut.) to have the wind crossing the direction of a vessel's course in such a way that the sails feel its full force, and the vessel gains its highest speed. See Large, a., 8.
adv.1.Freely; licentiously.
n.1.(Mus.) A musical note, formerly in use, equal to two longs, four breves, or eight semibreves.
Noun1.Largelarge - a garment size for a large person
Adj.1.large - above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a large city"; "set out for the big city"; "a large sum"; "a big (or large) barn"; "a large family"; "big businesses"; "a big expenditure"; "a large number of newspapers"; "a big group of scientists"; "large areas of the world"
Synonyms: big
little, small - limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a little dining room"; "a little house"; "a small car"; "a little (or small) group"; "a small voice"
2.large - fairly large or important in effect; influential; "played a large role in the negotiations"
3.large - large enough to be visible to the naked eye
4.large - ostentatiously lofty in style; "a man given to large talk"; "tumid political prose"
5.large - generous and understanding and tolerant; "a heart big enough to hold no grudges"; "that's very big of you to be so forgiving"; "a large and generous spirit"; "a large heart"; "magnanimous toward his enemies"
Synonyms: magnanimous, big
6.large - conspicuous in position or importance; "a big figure in the movement"; "big man on campus"; "he's very large in financial circles"; "a prominent citizen"
Synonyms: prominent, big
7.large - having broad power and range and scope; "taking the large view"; "a large effect"; "a large sympathy"
8.large - in an advanced stage of pregnancy; "was big with child"; "was great with child"
Adv.1.large - at a distance, wide of something (as of a mark)
2.large - with the wind abaft the beam; "a ship sailing large"
3.large - in a boastful manner; "he talked big all evening"

LARGE. Broad; extensive; unconfined. The opposite of strict, narrow, or confined. At large, at liberty.

To dream that someone or something is bigger than normal, indicates that you either have an inflated opinion of yourself or of someone. You may be expressing a desire to be more dominant in some situation or relationship. To see a big figure in your dream, represents authority and power.Brobdingnagian, Gargantuan, adipose, altogether, amplitudinous, as a whole, astronomical, at large, at liberty, awesome, beamy, beneficent, bighearted, boundless, bounteous, bountiful, brawny, bulky, bull, bumper, burly, charitable, chiefly, chunky, considerable, corpulent, cosmic, eleemosynary, elephantine, eminently, excessive, exorbitant, extravagant, extreme, fat, free, freehanded, freehearted, galactic, gargantuan, generally, generous, gigantic, giving, good, goodly, gracious, greathearted, handsome, healthy, heavy, hefty, hospitable, huge, humongous, husky, immeasurable, immoderate, imposingly, in a body, in general, in the main, infinite, inordinate, jumbo, kind, king-size, large-scale, largehearted, lavish, liberal, magnanimous, mainly, major, mammoth, man-sized, massy, monster, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, munificent, muscular, numerous, obese, on the loose, open, open-handed, openhanded, openhearted, outsize, overgrown, overweight, philanthropic, portly, princely, prodigious, profuse, prominently, rotund, sizeable, solid, spacious, staggering, stintless, stocky, stout, strapping, stupendous, sturdy, substantial, tall, thickset, tidy, titanic, tremendous, unconfined, unfettered, ungrudging, unrestrained, unselfish, unsparing, unstinted, unstinting, voluminous, weighty, wide
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