Examples of enormous in a Sentence
They live in an enormous house.
We chose not to undertake the project because of the enormous costs involved.
Recent Examples of enormous from the Web
Even more so when you've been subjected to the enormous adrenaline and speed rushes an F1 driver is likely to experience.
Facebook is promising to take on government-scale responsibilities in trying to prevent abuse of its enormous network around the world.
The Kushners have attracted enormous public attention because of their connection to President Trump.
Cigarette companies, for years, made enormous profits off selling a highly addictive highly carcinogenic substance to millions of Americans.
After her Wrestlemania debut, Ronda Rousey reflected on the enormous changes in her life since she was stunned by Holly Holm in 2015.
No, Andrew Luck’s shoulder isn’t the only major project at 56th Street, where the steel beams and girders of an enormous expansion are in place.
After arriving from Japan amid enormous hype, the two-way star promptly deflated expectations by taking a spectacular pratfall in the Cactus League.
Involved youths, coaches, and parents say there's an enormous difference between someone bent on violence and school gun clubs that focus on safety and teach skills that make navigating life's hardships easier.
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astronomical (also astronomic), bumper, colossal, cosmic (also cosmical), elephantine, galactic, gargantuan, giant, gigantic, grand, herculean, heroic (also heroical), huge, humongous (also humungous), immense, jumbo, king-size (or king-sized), leviathan, mammoth, massive, mega, mighty, monster, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, oceanic, planetary, prodigious, super, supersize, supersized, titanic, tremendous, vast, vasty, walloping, whacking, whopping;
bantam, bitty, diminutive, infinitesimal, little bitty, micro, microminiature, microscopic (also microscopical), midget, miniature, minuscule, minute, pocket, pygmy, teensy, teensy-weensy, teeny, teeny-weeny, tiny, wee;
big, bulky, considerable, extensive, good, goodly, great, gross, handsome, hefty, hulking, largish, major, outsize (also outsized), overgrown, oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, tidy, voluminous;
Synonym Discussion of enormous
- an enormous expense
- an immense shopping mall
- incurred a huge debt
- the vast Russian steppes
- a gigantic sports stadium
- a colossal statue of Lincoln
- a mammoth boulder
ENORMOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of enormous for English Language Learners
: very great in size or amount
ENORMOUS Defined for Kids
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