Definition of 'great'
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And it does not get a great deal worse than this. The Sun (2017)Social media is great but people voice their opinions in the wrong way sometimes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was my first time but she made me feel great. The Sun (2017)Jumping in the ocean is one of the great joys in my life. The Sun (2016)While they are big in area, many of the great modern reservoirs can be disappointing for birds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The controls clearly show which speed is suitable for which task, with a great number and variety of options. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Let's go make something great! Times, Sunday Times (2016)IT has been a sad year for music with many all-time greats passing away. The Sun (2016)He said: 'It was a great day. The Sun (2016)She said:'I will say it is great to have a woman in charge of the country. The Sun (2016)You may also need to move quickly if you wish to secure a great deal. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We feel great sadness when a person dies or is hurt on our land. Times, Sunday Times (2008)One of the great modern managerial careers now hinges on a long shot. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are a great number of exercise ideas to choose from. POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)So often one great performance will overwhelm the rest. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Which is not to say the great gutting was unnecessary. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Why are empty bottles and pools of vomit the decor of so much great literature? Times, Sunday Times (2015)That you say you have something of great importance to our cause. Man of Honour (2007)Being on the ocean was another of her great pleasures. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Washington has to recognise that it needs a great deal of help. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We made a renewed commitment to use great works of art in our own ministry back home. Christianity Today (2000)To work with that group of people has been great. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She also had great taste in music. Times, Sunday Times (2008)To take up this great offer go to our website. The Sun (2014)Some of these new services have great views from the top deck. The Sun (2013)My free leaflet on how to get a great social life is full of ideas. The Sun (2006)Then you notice the whacking great big lighthouse back left. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The guys behind the scenes are doing a great job. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We beat the greats of cinema. Times, Sunday Times (2009)So how do they match up against the all-time greats? Times, Sunday Times (2010)So just to be back at Wembley again is great. The Sun (2010)He is quick and skilful, he has great and scores tries. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The island is also renowned as the great white shark capital of Australia. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The Olympics would have been good but not great. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He said: 'It would be great to see her win one of them' The Sun (2010)
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