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 great great

noun

  • a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field  ( great )
    a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field
     he is one of the greats of American music
    he is one of the greats of American music
  • adj

  • ( ) relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind  ( great )
    relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind
     a great juicy steak
    a great juicy steak
     a great multitude
    a great multitude
     the great auk
    the great auk
     a great old oak
    a great old oak
     a great ocean liner
    a great ocean liner
     a great delay
    a great delay
  • ( ) of major significance or importance  ( great, outstanding )
    of major significance or importance
     a great work of art
    a great work of art
     Einstein was one of the outstanding figures of the 20th centurey
    Einstein was one of the outstanding figures of the 20th centurey
  • ( ) remarkable or out of the ordinary in degree or magnitude or effect  ( great )
    remarkable or out of the ordinary in degree or magnitude or effect
     a great crisis
    a great crisis
     had a great stake in the outcome
    had a great stake in the outcome
  • ( ) very good  ( bang-up, bully, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, not bad, old, peachy, slap-up, smashing, swell )
    very good
     he did a bully job
    he did a bully job
     a neat sports car
    a neat sports car
     had a great time at the party
    had a great time at the party
     you look simply smashing
    you look simply smashing
     we had a grand old time
    we had a grand old time
  • in an advanced stage of pregnancy  ( big, enceinte, expectant, gravid, great, heavy, large, with child )
    in an advanced stage of pregnancy
     was big with child
    was big with child
     was great with child
    was great with child
  • uppercase  ( capital, great, majuscule )
    uppercase
     capital A
    capital A
     great A
    great A
     many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script
    many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script


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