Englischer Thesaurus
(Adjektiv) 
Definition
having a relatively great size, quantity, or extent
He was a large man with a thick square head.
Synonyme
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heavy
He was carrying a very heavy load.
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tall
a lawn of tall, waving grass
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strapping
He was a bricklayer - a big, strapping fellow.
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hefty
The hefty farmer moved the hay bales with ease.
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bulky
a bulky man with balding hair
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burly
He was a big, burly man.
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goodly
He spent a goodly part of his life in America.
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man-size
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brawny
Oscar turned out to be a brawny young man.
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elephantine
His legs were elephantine.
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ginormous (informal)
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humongous or humungous (informal)
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sizable or sizeable
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supersize
Gegensätze
(Adjektiv) 
Definition
having a relatively great size, quantity, or extent
In a large room about a dozen children are sitting on the carpet.
Synonyme
massive
a massive steam boat
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great
a great hall as long and high as a church
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big
Australia's a big country.
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huge
Several painters were working on a huge piece of canvas.
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giant
a giant oak table
a giant step towards unification
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vast
farmers who own vast stretches of land
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enormous
an enormous dust cloud blocking out the sun
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considerable
We have already spent a considerable amount of money on repairs.
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substantial
That is a very substantial improvement in the current situation.
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immense
an immense cloud of smoke
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tidy (informal)
The opportunities are there to make a tidy profit.
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jumbo (informal)
a jumbo box of tissues
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gigantic
The road is bordered by gigantic rocks.
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monumental (informal)
It had been a monumental blunder to give him the assignment.
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mammoth
The mammoth undertaking was completed in 18 months.
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colossal
A colossal statue stands in the square.
The task they face is colossal.
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gargantuan
a marketing event of gargantuan proportions
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stellar (informal)
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king-size
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ginormous (informal)
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Brobdingnagian
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humongous or humungous (US, slang)
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sizable or sizeable
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supersize
Gegensätze
(Adjektiv) 
Definition
of wide or broad scope, capacity, or range
The gang finally left with a large amount of cash and jewellery.
Synonyme
plentiful
a plentiful supply
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full
Full details will be sent to you.
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grand
a grand building in the centre of town
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liberal
Make liberal use of spices in the recipe.
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sweeping
the long sweeping curve of Rio's Guanabara Bay
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broad
a broad expanse of lawn
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comprehensive
The book is a comprehensive guide to the region.
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extensive
This 18th-century manor house is set in extensive grounds.
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generous
a room with a generous amount of storage space
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lavish
a lavish party to celebrate his fiftieth birthday
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ample
The design gave ample space for a good-sized kitchen.
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spacious
The house has a spacious kitchen and dining area.
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abundant
There is an abundant supply of labour.
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copious
He drank copious quantities of tea and coffee.
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roomy
The car is roomy.
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bountiful
The land is bountiful and no one starves.
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capacious
She crammed the lot into her capacious handbag.
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profuse
This plant produces profuse bright-blue flowers.
Gegensätze
(Adjektiv) 
Definition
of wide or broad scope, capacity, or range
the already large problem of under-age drinking
Synonyme
serious
I regard this as a serious matter.
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important
an important economic challenge to the government
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pressing
There is a pressing need for more funds.
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deep
a period of deep personal crisis
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significant
It is the first drug that seems to have a significant effect on this disease.
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crucial (informal)
the most crucial election campaign in years
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urgent
There is an urgent need for food and water.
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far-reaching
far-reaching reforms on human rights
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momentous
the momentous decision to send in the troops
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weighty
Surely such weighty matters merit a higher level of debate?
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of moment or consequence

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Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of abundant
There is an abundant supply of labour.
Synonyme
filled,
well-provided,
well-supplied,
two a penny,
thick on the ground,
bounteous,
in the sense of ample
Definition
more than sufficient
The design gave ample space for a good-sized kitchen.
in the sense of bountiful
Definition
plentiful
The land is bountiful and no one starves.

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