DictionaryThesaurusScrabbleExamplesQuiz

larger meaning

EN[lɑɹdʒɚ] [lɑːdʒə] [-ɑː(ɹ)dʒə(ɹ)]
US

    Definition of larger in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveBFlargeSUPlargest
    1. comparative form of large: more large.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Using large dogs to attack bound, hand-cuffed prisoners is clearly torture.
        • By way of armoury and utensils, I took a revolver, a little spirit-lamp and pan, a lantern and some halfpenny candles, a jack-knife and a large leather flask.
        • In addition, Kitinya and Gazdar found that large cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma histogenetically were related to ATII cells by using monospecific IgG against pulmonary surfactant apoprotein.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Large office blocks and shopping streets are being put up with not even an awning to protect the head of the shop-goer from the sweltering Persian sun.
        • Large swathes will be affected by the tax increase.
        • Large and square-headed, fatuously complacent, pot-bellied, spade-handed and dumpy-footed, for all the world presenting the appearance of animated jelly.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The city has five city council districts; however, the mayor is elected at large.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Adjective forms
          • Adjective comparative forms
      Related Links:
      1. en larger bindweed
      2. en larger than life
      3. en larger-than-life
      Source: Wiktionary
       0 0

      Meaning of larger for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "larger" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form.
      Difficultness: Level 1
      12345678910
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 1
      12345678910
      Definite    ➨     Versatile