Definitions for "Large"
Keywords:  abaft, sail, bowlines, abeam, beam
Full in statement; diffuse; full; profuse.
Crossing the line of a ship's course in a favorable direction; -- said of the wind when it is abeam, or between the beam and the quarter.
To sail large is to run with the sheets eased off when the wind is from abaft the beam and the bowlines are entirely disused so that the sails receive the full effect of the wind. Also known as to sail free.
Having more than usual power or capacity; having broad sympathies and generous impulses; comprehensive; -- said of the mind and heart.
having broad power and range and scope; "taking the large view"; "a large effect"; "a large sympathy"
Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units; big; great; capacious; extensive; -- opposed to small; as, a large horse; a large house or room; a large lake or pool; a large jug or spoon; a large vineyard; a large army; a large city.
above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a large city"; "set out for the big city"; "a large sum"; "a big (or large) barn"; "a large family"; "big businesses"; "a big expenditure"; "a large number of newspapers"; "a big group of scientists"; "large areas of the world"
ostentatiously lofty in style; "a man given to large talk"; "tumid political prose"
Keywords:  prodigal, lavish, expending
Prodigal in expending; lavish.
Unrestrained by decorum; -- said of language.
Keywords:  lardge, lurge, surname, variants, rare
Large is an English surname, with rare variants including Lardge, Lurge, and Larg.
Keywords:  licentiously, freely
Freely; licentiously.
Pertaining to leaf grade/size. Applies to a leaf that is too large for its grade.
a garment size for a large person
Description of standard plant size. Large, standard African Violets are 14 to 16 inches in diameter and are normally grown in 4-inch pots.
Keywords:  unembarrassed, free
Free; unembarrassed.
A musical note, formerly in use, equal to two longs, four breves, or eight semibreves.
fairly large or important in effect; influential; "played a large role in the negotiations"
wealthy, important
Keywords:  pcdata, inline, child, parent, letters
Set text in large letters Parent elements Any element that may contain formatted text Child elements (#PCDATA | %inline-elements;)
Abundant; ample; as, a large supply of provisions.
Keywords:  won, adj, units, two
adj. Units of $1,000. I won two large.
Keywords:  naked, enough, visible, eye
large enough to be visible to the naked eye
Keywords:  town, salary, incurred, taken, extra
Town Allowance This is a part of salary paid to an employee because of extra expense incurred from working in a more expensive area of the country. This payment is usually taken into account by mortgage lenders when calculating the amount that can be borrowed.
Keywords:  huge, segment, model, memory, code
A memory model with more than one code segment and more than one data segment, but with no individual data item larger than 64K (a single segment). See “huge.
Keywords:  mark, distance, something, wide
at a distance, wide of something (as of a mark)
Keywords:  table, see
( see table.)
Keywords:  see
See By and large.