great : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field
he is one of the greats of American music
- s relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind
a great juicy steak
a great multitude
the great auk
a great old oak
a great ocean liner
a great delay
- s of major significance or importance
a great work of art
- s remarkable or out of the ordinary in degree or magnitude or effect
a great crisis
had a great stake in the outcome
- s very good
had a great time at the party
- s uppercase
- s in an advanced stage of pregnancy
was great with child
- What makes a great leader? Throughout history, who qualifies? PTI asked a variety of historians, writers, military men, businessmen and others for their selections.
- Richard Corliss goes beyond and beneath the website's selection of great movies: PLUS: Films dropped from the list Schickel's Cuts Corliss' Cuts.
- The great pitchers in baseball's record book are mostly names out of a distant past, men like Christy Mathewson.
News & Articles
- Ask Great Questions: Leadership Skills of Socrates
ASK GREAT QUESTIONS Building a successful venture means consistently making good decisions. The question is how to become great at making good decisions. The answer is to look to Socrates. This ancient philosopher holds the key to an essential leadership skill: ask great questions. The challenge is that too few leaders, managers and employees ask great questions. This is a big problem. Cultures ...
June 18, 2013 - Forbes
- Great Falls woman charged with DUI in drive-thru
A Great Falls woman is charged with aggravated DUI after police say she was driving drunk at a fast-food drive-thru with her neighbor's young children in the car.
June 18, 2013 - Montana Kaimin
- Great American Insurance Group’s Environmental Division Launches Enhanced Premises Environmental Liability Product
Great American Insurance Group's Environmental Division is pleased to announce the launch of its enhanced Premises Environmental Liability Insurance Policy. The policy speaks to ma
June 17, 2013 - Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance
- Tina Fey in MiamiHerald.com
This is great and exciting news,cracked Tina Fey, star and producer of NBC's withering inside-TV sitcom "30 Rock," whose three nominations (for writing and acting on "30 Rock," plus one for guest-hosting "Saturday Night Live") ran her...
- Mark Cavendish in The Associated Press
It's incredible, it's been a long time,said Cavendish of his stage win. "Yesterday wasn't that great for us. I let the guys down."