Definition of 'larger than life'
Example sentences containing 'larger-than-life'
The women were round-eyed at the sight of the person they had only witnessed larger than life from the darkened cinema stalls.THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (2002)
They looked larger than life, alien, with their lank hair and spray-soaked faces and their oilskins and fat kapok lifejackets.THE MAIN CAGES (2002)
To his children he was a larger-than-life figure with a great sense of fun.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2015) The Sun (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
He was a fun and larger-than-life character.The Sun (2014) The Sun (2008)
But he has a larger-than-life personality!The Sun (2008)
But he was a larger-than-life figure.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
She's got this wonderful larger-than-life personality that fills a room.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The various programmes captured his larger-than-life persona and irrepressible, outrageous flamboyance both on and off stage.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Your characters are always larger-than-life - but are they based on real people?The Sun (2011)
The trouble is, it is his larger-than-life character that helps make him the compelling cricketer he is.The Sun (2007)
He is a larger-than-life character who can fill a room with his presence, his varied opinions and experiences.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
We are portraying a colourful, larger-than-life world and the reality of that world is that violence is the currency.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
But if he lacks a larger-than-life persona, he remains a superb performer with the repertoire to get the job done.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He is a larger-than-life character in the flesh, with a deep voice and sporting a smart grey suit with a red handkerchief.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
I am a larger-than-life character.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Definition of larger than life from the Collins English Dictionary
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