Translation of "main" - English-Russian dictionary

main

adjective [ always before noun ] uk us /meɪn/

B1 most important or largest

основной, главный
the main problem/reason
The main airport is 15 miles from the capital.
the main thing

B2 the most important fact in a situation

главное
You're happy and that's the main thing.

(Translation of “main adjective” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)