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32 entries found for great. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1great
Pronunciation: primarystressgramacrt, in South also primarystressgre(schwa)t
Function: adjective
1 : large in size : not small or little
2 : large in number : NUMEROUS <a great crowd>
3 : long continued <a great while>
4 : beyond the average or ordinary <a great weight> <in no great rush> <in great pain>
5 : DISTINGUISHED, PROMINENT <a great artist>
6 : more distant in relationship by one generation <great-grandchildren>
7 : superior in quality or character <great of heart>
8 : remarkable in skill <great at tennis>
9 -- used as a term of general approval <had a great time>
- greatĚly adverb
- greatĚness noun

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