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• GreatDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (superl.) Large in number; numerous; as, a great company, multitude, series, etc.
  2. (superl.) Long continued; lengthened in duration; prolonged in time; as, a great while; a great interval.
  3. (superl.) More than ordinary in degree; very considerable in degree; as, to use great caution; to be in great pain.
  4. (superl.) Pregnant; big (with young).
  5. (superl.) Superior; admirable; commanding; -- applied to thoughts, actions, and feelings.
  6. (n.) The whole; the gross; as, a contract to build a ship by the great.
  7. (superl.) Endowed with extraordinary powers; uncommonly gifted; able to accomplish vast results; strong; powerful; mighty; noble; as, a great hero, scholar, genius, philosopher, etc.
  8. (superl.) Older, younger, or more remote, by single generation; -- often used before grand to indicate one degree more remote in the direct line of descent; as, great-grandfather (a grandfathers or a grandmothers father), great-grandson, etc.
  9. (superl.) Large in space; of much size; big; immense; enormous; expanded; -- opposed to small and little; as, a great house, ship, farm, plain, distance, length.
  10. (superl.) Entitled to earnest consideration; weighty; important; as, a great argument, truth, or principle.
  11. (superl.) Holding a chief position; elevated: lofty: eminent; distingushed; foremost; principal; as, great men; the great seal; the great marshal, etc.

• Great White WayDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. () Broadway, in New York City, in the neighborhood chiefly occupied by theaters, as from about 30th Street about 50th Street; -- so called from its brilliant illumination at night.

• Great-belliedDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Having a great belly; bigbellied; pregnant; teeming.