Definition of 'enormous'
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Business loans tied up enormous amounts of regulatory capital that the bank would have preferred to invest elsewhere. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Still, she must feel an enormous pressure to stay looking young? Times, Sunday Times (2016)She won her home Olympics after being under enormous pressure for four years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We are all therefore of infinite value, glorious destiny and enormous potential. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I knew he had enormous potential. The Sun (2016)Here, they're not going to throw enormous amounts of money at it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But then other people were already short on sterling and they have made enormous amounts of money,' he said. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We are told enormous numbers of people watch. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We are under enormous pressure to deliver a third gold medal and expectations are huge. Times, Sunday Times (2016)More investment is needed in supporting agriculture and food production in a region that has enormous potential. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Usually something extremely enormous and very fragile. The Sun (2011)The challenges facing its new government are enormous. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This was so despite the enormous size of their debt. Christianity Today (2000)Many more coaches had arrived and an enormous number of people were waiting to come across. Broken Lives (1993)There was enormous pressure on actors at that time. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The invisible women produced enormous amounts of food. KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)At this stage it is still a research tool but it does seem to have enormous potential. BMA Family Doctor Guide - Heart Disease (1989) Something enormous is always lost in translation. Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)They are great at cruising the seas and reaching an enormous size. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Either way it is an enormous number of potential siblings. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The way he runs around a bend means there is enormous pressure going through them. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The food industry has done an enormous amount. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Or we get an enormous hit with something nobody here really liked. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He deserves an enormous amount of credit and now we can move on. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In financial terms, the potential savings are enormous. SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)Life is really about the day-to-day writing of an enormous new chapter in the history of human beings. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A number of houses have been destroyed in mysterious fires and enormous new homes built in their place. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'enormous'
British English: enormous /ɪˈnɔːməs/ ADJECTIVE
Enormous means extremely large in size, amount, or degree.
The main bedroom is enormous.
- American English: enormous
- Arabic: ضَخْم
- Brazilian Portuguese: enorme
- Chinese: 巨大的
- Croatian: ogroman
- Czech: ohromný
- Danish: enorm
- Dutch: enorm
- European Spanish: enorme
- Finnish: valtava
- French: énorme
- German: enorm
- Greek: τεράστιος
- Italian: enorme
- Japanese: 巨大な
- Korean: 거대한
- Norwegian: enorm
- Polish: ogromny
- European Portuguese: enorme
- Romanian: enorm
- Russian: громадный
- Spanish: enorme
- Swedish: enorm
- Thai: ที่ใหญ่มหึมา
- Turkish: muazzam
- Ukrainian: величезний
- Vietnamese: to lớn
Definition of enormous from the Collins English Dictionary
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