Meaning of “loom large” in the English Dictionary

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"loom large" in British English

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loom large

C2 If something looms large, it becomes very important and often causes worry:

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 cause worry:

The question of how I had done on my finals loomed large in my mind.

(Definition of “loom large” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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