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Translation of "big" - English-Spanish dictionary

big

adjective   /bɪɡ/ ( comparative bigger, superlative biggest)
A1 large in size or amount grande I come from a big family. We’re looking for a bigger house.
→  Opposite small (1) , little adj (1)
A2 important or serious grande Buying that car was a big mistake.
your big brother/sister informal
A2 your older brother or sister tu hermano/hermana mayor
(Definition of big from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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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