Textual thesaurus for "big"

(adj) with child, large, heavy, gravid, great, enceinte, expectant

in an advanced stage of pregnancy

was big with child; was great with child

(adj) prominent, large

conspicuous in position or importance

a big figure in the movement; big man on campus; he's very large in financial circles; a prominent citizen

(adj) bighearted, freehanded, openhanded, bounteous, bountiful, giving, handsome, liberal

given or giving freely

was a big tipper; the bounteous goodness of God; bountiful compliments; a freehanded host; a handsome allowance; Saturday's child is loving and giving; a liberal backer of the arts; a munificent gift; her fond and openhanded grandfather

(adj) magnanimous, large

generous and understanding and tolerant

a heart big enough to hold no grudges; that's very big of you to be so forgiving; a large and generous spirit; a large heart; magnanimous toward his enemies

(adj) large

above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent

a large city; set out for the big city; a large sum; a big (or large) barn; a large family; big businesses; a big expenditure; a large number of newspapers; a big group of scientists; large areas of the world

(adj) grown, grownup, full-grown, fully grown, adult

(of animals) fully developed

an adult animal; a grown woman

(adj) bad

very intense

a bad headache; in a big rage; had a big (or bad) shock; a bad earthquake; a bad storm

(adj) vainglorious, swelled

feeling self-importance

too big for his britches; had a swelled head; he was swelled with pride

(adj) braggart, bragging, braggy, cock-a-hoop, boastful, crowing, self-aggrandising, self-aggrandizing

exhibiting self-importance

big talk

(adj) heavy


big spender; big eater; heavy investor

(adv) vauntingly, boastfully, large

in a boastful manner

he talked big all evening