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The house had an exceptionally large garden.
A large man with a long ginger beard stood in the doorway.
The range of possibilities is quite large.
Samples were drawn from a large number of different occupations.
They had lent large sums of money to two companies in Northern Ireland.
If you are dealing with a large firm, make sure you see the local manager.
And there stood the Prime Minister as large as life!
This is the British English definition of large. View American English definition of large.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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