by and large
Synonyms and Antonyms of by and large
for the most part by and large, that information is accurate Synonyms altogether, basically, chiefly, generally, largely, mainly, mostly, overall, predominantly, primarily, principally, substantiallyRelated Words about, more or less, most, much, near, nearly, next to, nigh, practically, some, virtually, well-nigh; approximately, broadly, plus or minus, roughly; commonly, frequently, generally, normally, ordinarily, typically, usually; incompletely, partially, partly, rather, somewhatNear Antonyms completely, entirely, fully, perfectly, thoroughly, totally, wholly; barely, hardly, just, marginally, minimally, scarcely; absolutely, categorically, unqualifiedly
by and large was our Word of the Day on 06/05/2013. Hear the podcast!
Theme music by Joshua Stamper ©2006 New Jerusalem Music/ASCAP
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up by and large? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).