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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)
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