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great

adjective (BIG)
大的
 
 
/ɡreɪt/
large in amount, size or degree
大量的;巨大的;強烈的
an enormous great hole
巨大的洞
A great crowd had gathered outside the President's palace.
一大群人聚集在總統官邸外面。
The improvement in water standards over the last 50 years has been very great.
過去50年,水質有了很大的提高。
A great many people would agree.
很多人會表示贊同。
The great majority of (= Almost all) people would agree.
絕大多數人都會表示贊同。
formal It gives us great pleasure to announce the engagement of our daughter Maria.
我們非常高興地宣佈我們的女兒瑪利亞訂婚了。
formal It is with great sorrow that I inform you of the death of our director.
我萬分悲痛地通知您我們院長逝世的消息。
I have great sympathy for you.
我對你深表同情。
I spent a great deal of time there.
我在那裡渡過了很長時間。
Big and quite bigEnormous
[before noun] used in names, especially to mean large or important
(用在名稱中,尤用於表示大或重要)大
a Great Dane (= large type of dog)
大丹尼犬
Catherine the Great
凱瑟琳大帝(指葉卡捷琳娜二世)
the Great Wall of China
中國萬裡長城
the Great Bear (= group of stars)
大熊星座
Big and quite bigEnormous
greatness
 
 
/ˈɡreɪt.nəs/ noun [U]
skill and importance
偉大;卓著;傑出
Her greatness as a writer is unquestioned.
她是一名偉大的作家,這無可置疑。
Skill, talent and ability
(Definition of great adjective (BIG) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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