enormous enormous  /ɪ ˈnɔr məs/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) extraordinarily large in size or extent or amount or power or degree

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Pakistan today is a country of enormous potential and enormous uncertainty.
  2. This is not to deny Hammerstein's enormous contribution.

News

  1. A long way from home, Boniek Garcia learns from newfound relationship with his own father

    The Houston Dynamo's Boniek Garcia, the man with the enormous and captivating smile and a leader in the midfield for club and country, is not just a father himself, but today will also celebrate one of the most important things he inherited from his father – a love for soccer.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: MLS via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Separated from his family, Boniek Garcia learns from newfound relationship with his own father

    The Houston Dynamo's Boniek Garcia, the man with the enormous and captivating smile and a leader in the midfield for club and country, is not just a father himself, but today will also celebrate one of the most important things he inherited from his father – a love for soccer.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: MLS via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Enormous storm system delivers powerful hit but no knockout from Illinois to Maryland

    By The Associated Press, The Associated Press WASHINGTON — An enormous storm system that started in the Upper Midwest brought soaking rains and heavy wind to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday, causing widespread ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

Quotes

  1. Mendes, who made her his Tony-award winning Sally Bowles in his Broadway version of Cabaret, said: "Natasha combined the best of Redgrave and Richardson: the enormous depth and emotional force of a great actor on the one hand, and the intelligence...
    on Mar 19, 2009 By: Sam Mendes Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "And [the new US Middle East envoy] George Mitchell is somebody of enormous stature. He is one of the few people who have international experience brokering peace deals. And so what I told him is start by listening, because all too often the United...
    on Jan 27, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

  3. "We have no choice but to stabilize [it] or else risk enormous impact, not just in the financial system but on the whole US economy," said Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.
    on Mar 19, 2009 By: Ben Bernanke Source: TIME

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