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English definition of “have big ideas”

have big ideas

informal
to have plans that need great effort, skill, and luck to achieve: She's got big ideas about starting up her own company.Goals and purposes
(Definition of have big ideas from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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