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- greatness &c adj.; magnitude; size; multitude; immensity; enormity; infinity; might, strength, intensity, fullness; importance.
- great quantity, quantity, deal, power, sight, pot, volume, world; mass, heap; stock; peck, bushel, load, cargo; † cartload, wagonload, shipload; flood, spring tide; abundance.
- principal part, chief part, main part, greater part, major part, best part, essential part; bulk, mass.
- be great &c adj.; run high, soar, tower, transcend; rise to a great height, carry to a great height; know no bounds; ascend, mount.
- great; greater; large, considerable, fair, above par; big, huge; Herculean, cyclopean; ample; abundant; full, intense, strong, sound, passing, heavy, plenary, deep, high; signal, at its height, in the zenith.
- world-wide, widespread, far-famed, extensive; wholesale; many.
- goodly, noble, precious, mighty; sad, grave, heavy, serious; far gone, arrant, downright; utter, uttermost; crass, gross, arch, profound, intense, consummate; rank, uninitiated, red-hot, desperate; glaring, flagrant, stark staring; thorough-paced, thoroughgoing; roaring, thumping; extraordinary; important; unsurpassed; complete.
- august, grand, dignified, sublime, majestic.
- vast, immense, enormous, extreme; inordinate, excessive, extravagant, exorbitant, outrageous, preposterous, unconscionable, swinging, monstrous, overgrown; towering, stupendous, prodigious, astonishing, incredible; marvelous.
- unlimited; unapproachable, unutterable, indescribable, ineffable, unspeakable, inexpressible, beyond expression, fabulous.
- undiminished, unabated, † unreduced, unrestricted.
- absolute, positive, stark, decided, unequivocal, essential, perfect, finished.
- remarkable, of mark, marked, pointed, veriest; noteworthy; renowned.
- (gradu positivo) truly; decidedly, unequivocally, purely, absolutely, seriously, essentially, fundamentally, radically, downright, in all conscience; for the most part, in the main.
- (gradu completo) entirely; abundantly; widely, far and wide.
- (gradu alto) greatly &c adj.; much, † muckle, well, indeed, very, very much, a deal, no end of, most, not a little; pretty, pretty well; enough, in a great measure, richly; to a large extent, to a great extent, to a gigantic extent; on a large scale; so; never so, ever so; ever so dole; by wholesale; mighty, powerfully; with a witness, ultra, in the extreme, extremely, exceedingly, intensely, exquisitely, acutely, indefinitely, immeasurably; beyond compare, beyond comparison, beyond measure, beyond all bounds; incalculably, infinitely.
- (gradu supremo) preeminently, superlatively.
- (gradu nimio) immoderately, monstrously, preposterously, inordinately, exorbitantly, excessively, enormously, out of all proportion, with a vengeance.
- (gradu notabili) particularly, remarkably, singularly, curiously, uncommonly, unusually, peculiarly, notably, signally, strikingly, pointedly, mainly, chiefly; famously, egregiously, prominently, glaringly, emphatically, κατ' ἐξοχήν (kat’ exochen), strangely, wonderfully, amazingly, surprisingly, astonishingly, incredibly, marvelously, awfully, stupendously.
- (gradu violenti) furiously; severely, desperately, tremendously, extravagantly, confoundedly, deucedly, devilishly, with a vengeance; † à outrance, à toute outrance.
- (gradu doloroso) painfully, sadly, grossly, sorely, bitterly, piteously, grievously, miserably, cruelly, woefully, lamentably, shockingly, frightfully, dreadfully, fearfully, terribly, horribly.
- a maximis ad minima; greatness knows itself [Henry IV]; mightiest powers by deepest calms are fed [B. Cornwall]; minimum decet libere cui multum licet [Seneca]; some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them [Twelfth Night].