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a beautiful woman with big eyes
He kept all his secret papers in a big box.
At the end of the lane was a great big house.
The company faces big problems.
The concerts have been a big success.
We have another big game next week.
I had never been involved in making the big decisions before.
Big changes are likely to be made.
Come on, you're a big girl now (=old enough to behave like an adult).
This is the British English definition of big. View American English definition of big.
the part of the nucleus of an atom that has no electrical charge