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Spanish translation of “big”

big

adjective /biɡ/ (comparative bigger, superlative biggest)
large in size
grande
a big cake .
important
gran , importante
a big event .
big game noun large animals (usually lions , tigers etc) that are hunted
caza mayor
He hunts big game in Africa (also adjective ) a big game hunter .
big-headed adjective ( informal , disapproving ) (of a person ) thinks that they are very important or clever
Creido / Arrogante
She’s so big-headed that she thinks she should get special treatment .
big-head noun
Creido / Arrogante
Stop being such a big-head and listen to what your mother has to say!
(Definition of big from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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