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larger

[ lahrj ]SEE DEFINITION OF larger

Synonyms for larger

  • bigger
  • largest
  • better
  • bulkier
  • greater
  • longer
  • more
  • most
  • preponderant
  • weightier
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LARGER

There is nothing but sorrow to be found in loving her, and her heart is no larger than her feet.

Two ropes were then hauled on board the vessel, a larger and a smaller.

It was evidently changed by the vicinity of the larger river.

It is individual ardour alone that can combine into larger flame.

In such a case the larger community would be the interpreter.

It is due to these precautions that the loss of life was no larger.

For with the fall of darkness and the larger silence of darkness, the veldt awoke.

Nimrod's saddle is exactly like mine, only with longer and larger stirrups.

If you do not like onions, substitute for them a larger quantity of spice.

May be made in the above manner, but with a larger proportion of sugar.

WORD ORIGIN

comparative of large (q.v.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LARGER

better

adjectiveexcelling, more excellent
  • bigger
  • choice
  • exceeding
  • exceptional
  • finer
  • fitter
  • greater
  • higher quality
  • improved
  • larger
  • more appropriate
  • more desirable
  • more fitting
  • more select
  • more suitable
  • more useful
  • more valuable
  • preferable
  • preferred
  • prominent
  • sharpened
  • sophisticated
  • souped up
  • superior
  • surpassing
  • worthier
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