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writ large

Definition of writ large

  1. 1 :  shown in a clear way <His nervousness was writ large on his face.>

  2. 2 :  in a very large form :  on a very large scale <National politics are just local politics writ large.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  something written :  writing

    :  a formal written document

    :  a legal instrument in epistolary form issued under seal in the name of the English monarch

  1. :  lavish

    :  ample, abundant

    :  extensive, broad

  1. :  in abundance :  amply, liberally

    :  with the wind abaft the beam

    :  in a large manner

  1. :  liberality, generosity

    :  a thousand dollars

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