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"at large" in British English

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at large

C2 generally: This group is not representative of the population at large.
(Definition of at large from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"at large" in American English

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at large

generally: Society at large will benefit from this.
A person who is at large is not in prison: The escaped prisoners are still at large.
(Definition of at large from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “at large”
in Chinese (Simplified) 普遍地,全体地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 普遍地,全體地…
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