think big

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of think big

: to think about doing things that involve a lot of people, money, effort, etc. : to think about doing big things
  • If we're going to start our own business, we should think big.

Word by Word Definitions

think play
  1. : to form or have in the mind

  2. : to have as an intention

  3. : to have as an opinion

  1. : an act of thinking

  1. : relating to, requiring, or stimulating thinking

big play
  1. : of great strength

  2. : of great force

  3. : large or great in dimensions, bulk, or extent

  1. : in a loud or declamatory manner

  2. : to a large amount or extent

  3. : on a large scale

  1. : an individual or organization of outstanding importance or power

  2. : a big player : a center or forward whose large size and strength are used to control play near the basket


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