1. (superl.) Large in space; of much size; big; immense; enormous; expanded; -- opposed to small and little; as, a great house, ship, farm, plain, distance, length.

2. (superl.) Large in number; numerous; as, a great company, multitude, series, etc.

3. (superl.) Long continued; lengthened in duration; prolonged in time; as, a great while; a great interval.

4. (superl.) Superior; admirable; commanding; -- applied to thoughts, actions, and feelings.

5. (superl.) Endowed with extraordinary powers; uncommonly gifted; able to accomplish vast results; strong; powerful; mighty; noble; as, a great hero, scholar, genius, philosopher, etc.

6. (superl.) Holding a chief position; elevated: lofty: eminent; distinguished; foremost; principal; as, great men; the great seal; the great marshal, etc.

7. (superl.) Entitled to earnest consideration; weighty; important; as, a great argument, truth, or principle.

8. (superl.) Pregnant; big (with young).

9. (superl.) More than ordinary in degree; very considerable in degree; as, to use great caution; to be in great pain.

10. (superl.) Older, younger, or more remote, by single generation; -- often used before grand to indicate one degree more remote in the direct line of descent; as, great-grandfather (a grandfather's or a grandmother's father), great-grandson, etc.

11. (n.) The whole; the gross; as, a contract to build a ship by the great.

Brobdingnagian Cyclopean Establishment OK VIP able absolute abundant accomplished ace ace-high active acute adept adroit aggrandized anticipating apotheosized arch ardent arrant artistic ascendant authoritarian authoritative authorized autocratic awesome awful bad bang-up banner baron basic beatified best big big gun big man big name big with child big-laden big-league big-name big-time bighearted bigwig bigwigged bonzer boss brass brass hat breeding brilliant bull bully bumper but good canonized capacious capital cardinal carrying carrying a fetus celebrated celebrity central champion chief chivalrous choir claviature clever close clothed with authority colossal commanding competent comprehensive consequential considerable console consummate controlling cool corking countless crackerjack critical crowning crucial cutting dandy dedicated deep deified delicious devoted dignitary dignity distinguished dominant double-barreled drastic ducky duly constituted eager earthshaking echo egregious eighty-eight elder elevated eminent empowered ennobled enormous enshrined enthroned enthusiastic ex officio exalted excellent exceptional excess excessive exhaustive exorbitant expecting expert extensive extraordinary extravagant extreme fab faithful famed famous fast fat father fierce figure fine and dandy fingerboard first first-rate first-rater flagrant focal foremost full furious gargantuan gear generous genius gestating giant gifted gigantic glaring glorified good hand goodly governing grand grave gravid great man great of heart greathearted grievous groovy handsome headmost healthy hear heavy heavy with child heavyweight hegemonic hegemonistic heinous held in awe heroic high high and mighty high-minded high-powered horrendous horrible horrific hot huge hunky-dory husky idealistic illustrious immense immoderate immortal immortalized imperative important important person incomparable influential inordinate intemperate intense interests intimate irresistible ivories jam-up just dandy keen keyboard keys knightly knocked up large large-scale largehearted leading liberal lion lofty lords of creation loving loyal magician magisterial magnanimous magnate magnified mahatma main major mammoth man of genius man of mark man-sized manual marked marvy massive master master hand mastermind matchless material maximum


Greasy Grind
Top of Page
Top of Page