Dictionary

greater

adjective, great·er often capitalized \ˈgrā-tər\

Definition of GREATER

:  consisting of a central city together with adjacent areas that are naturally or administratively connected with it <Greater London>
ADVERTISEMENT

Origin of GREATER

comparative of great
First Known Use: 1882
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears