great adjective translate to Russian: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "great" - English-Russian dictionary

great

adjective     /ɡreɪt/
EXCELLENT
A1 very good отличный, прекрасный We had a great time. I've had a great idea!Informal words for goodGood, better and bestQuite good, or not very good
IMPORTANT
B2 important or famous великий a great statesman/novelistImportanceUseful or advantageous
LARGE
A2 large in amount, size, or degree огромный a great crowd of peopleBig and quite bigEnormous
EXTREME
B1 extreme колоссальный great success/difficultyVery and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
great big/long, etc
B2 very big/long, etc очень большой/длинный и т. д. I gave her a great big hug.Big and quite bigEnormousVery and extremeComplete and wholeIntensifying expressions
a great many
a large number множество Big and quite bigEnormous
greatness noun [U]
B2 величие
→  See also go to great lengths to do sth , set great store by sth , the best/greatest thing since sliced bread
(Definition of great adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

sunburned

Sunburned skin has become red and sore by being in the strong heat of the sun for too long, or is very suntanned.

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More