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great

  • 1 great

    [ɡreit]
    1) (of a better quality than average; important: a great writer; Churchill was a great man.) mikill, stórkostlegur
    2) (very large, larger etc than average: a great crowd of people at the football match.) stór, mikill
    3) (of a high degree: Take great care of that book.) mikill
    4) (very pleasant: We had a great time at the party.) frábær, stórkostlegur
    5) (clever and expert: John's great at football.) klár, flinkur
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  • 2 great-

    [ɡreit]
    (separated by one generation more than (an uncle, grandfather etc): A great-uncle is one's father's or mother's uncle; a great-grandchild.) langafi/-amma; afa-/ömmubróðir; barnabarnabarn

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  • Great — (gr[=a]t), a. [Compar. {Greater}; superl. {Greatest}.] [OE. gret, great, AS. gre[ a]t; akin to OS. & LG. gr[=o]t, D. groot, OHG. gr[=o]z, G. gross. Cf. {Groat} the coin.] 1. Large in space; of much size; big; immense; enormous; expanded; opposed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Great go — Great Great (gr[=a]t), a. [Compar. {Greater}; superl. {Greatest}.] [OE. gret, great, AS. gre[ a]t; akin to OS. & LG. gr[=o]t, D. groot, OHG. gr[=o]z, G. gross. Cf. {Groat} the coin.] 1. Large in space; of much size; big; immense; enormous;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Great — may mean:* Greatness, the state of being superior, majestic, transcendent, or divine * GREAT, Gang Resistance Education and Training * GReAT, Graph Rewriting and Transformation, a Model Transformation Language * Great (film), a British animated… …   Wikipedia

  • Great — Great, n. The whole; the gross; as, a contract to build a ship by the great. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • great — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English grete, from Old English grēat; akin to Old High German grōz large Date: before 12th century 1. a. notably large in size ; huge b. of a kind characterized by relative largeness used in plant and animal names… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Great go — Go Go, n. 1. Act; working; operation. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] So gracious were the goes of marriage. Marston. [1913 Webster] 2. A circumstance or occurrence; an incident. [Slang] [1913 Webster] This is a pretty go. Dickens. [1913 Webster] 3. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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