larger : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s large or big relative to something else
- a above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent
- s fairly large or important in effect; influential
- s ostentatiously lofty in style
- s generous and understanding and tolerant
- s conspicuous in position or importance
- s having broad power and range and scope
- s in an advanced stage of pregnancy
- In Korea the backbone of Communist resistance was broken, but on the larger battlefield of Asia, the week brought defeat as well as victory for the free world.
- It is fashionable at this fin de siecle to use the man to tear down the hero, to expose human pathologies at the expense of larger-than-life achievements.
- When journalists hear journalists claim a "larger truth," they really ought to go for their pistols.
News & Articles
- Supermoon: Will it be 5 times larger? Not exactly. Still, cue 'Moonstruck.'
This year's supermoon – it's also a strawberry moon – will be (slightly) larger and brighter than others, because its full phase comes as the orb makes its closest approach to Earth.
June 21, 2013 - The Christian Science Monitor
- Larger Screens and Improved Resolution Drive Growth in Smartphone Displays, According to NPD DisplaySearch
Over the past two years, global smartphone display shipments have increased 120%, thanks to growing sales of larger, higher resolution displays, according to the 2013 Smartphone and Tablet PC FPD Roadmap Report from NPD DisplaySearch. (PRWeb June 20, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10850494.htm
June 20, 2013 - PRWeb
- Larger Rival to Acquire 3-D Printing Start-Up MakerBot
MakerBot, the Brooklyn-based start-up that makes 3-D printers, has agreed to sell itself to its larger rival Stratasys, the companies announced on Wednesday.
June 19, 2013 - New York Times