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Spanish translation of “great”

great

adjective /ɡreit/
of a better quality than average; important
grande, gran (antes del nombre), importante
a great writer Churchill was a great man.
very large, larger etc than average
grande, gran (antes del nombre)
a great crowd of people at the football match.
of a high degree
mucho; especial
Take great care of that book.
very pleasant
maravilloso, espléndido, fantástico
We had a great time at the party.
clever and expert
excelente, buenísimo
John’s great at football.
greatly adverb
muy
I was greatly impressed by her singing.
greatness noun
grandeza, importancia
She was given the award in recognition of her greatness as an athlete.
(Definition of great from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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