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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The property of being large in size and bulk.

Usage examples (37)
  • The dinosaur's eloquent lesson is that if some bigness is good, an overabundance of bigness is not necessarily better.
  • Although bigness is not synonymous with greatness neither is smallness synonymous with high quality.
  • The concept of bigness is apt to be a delusion, and standardizing processes must not supplant creative impulses.
  • While mere bigness is not the criteria, the optimum sized industry really is the criteria of contribution to productivity. for more
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