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Meaning of “loom large” in the English Dictionary

"loom large" in British English

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loom large

C2 If something ​loomslarge, it ​becomes very ​important and often ​causesworry: The ​issue of ​pay will loom ​large at this year's ​conference.
(Definition of loom large from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"loom large" in American English

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loom large

to ​become or ​seem more ​important and often ​causeworry: The ​question of how I had done on my ​finalsloomedlarge in my ​mind.
(Definition of loom large from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “loom large”
in Chinese (Simplified) 显得突出, 变得严重…
in Chinese (Traditional) 顯得突出, 變得嚴重…
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