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enormity

noun

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1 the state or quality of being utterly evil
  • the enormity of the crimes committed by the Nazis

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2 the quality or state of being very large
  • the enormity of the canyon can only be grasped by taking a trip through its entire length

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“Enormity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enormity. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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