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One entry found for enormous.
Main Entry: enor·mous
Pronunciation: i-primarystressnodotr-mschwas
Function: adjective
: extraordinarily great in size, number, or degree
- enor·mous·ly adverb
- enor·mous·ness noun
synonyms ENORMOUS, IMMENSE, HUGE, VAST mean unusually large. ENORMOUS suggests going beyond the usual limits in size, amount, or degree <the enormous cost of the new building>. IMMENSE suggests size far beyond ordinary measurements or ideas <an immense waste of our natural resources>. HUGE suggests greatness of bulk, size, or capacity <huge barrels of oil>. VAST suggests greatness or broadness of extent <vast stretches of desert>.

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