You use at large to indicate that you are talking in a general way about most of the people mentioned .
as a totality or on a broad scale
A large-cap company or stock is a company or stock that is worth over $10 billion .
to enjoy oneself or celebrate in an extravagant way
to be or seem important or prominent
a heavy black breed of pig with long lop ears : used for crossbreeding
A chunk of something is a large amount or large part of it.
text printed in larger text than normal, so as to make it easier to read, esp for visually impaired people
Your rival is a person, business, or organization who you are competing or fighting against in the same area or for the same things.
A large-scale action or event happens over a very wide area or involves a lot of people or things.
(of clothing, goods, merchandise, etc) of a bigger size than average
A store is a building or part of a building where things are sold . In British English, store is used mainly to refer to a large shop selling a variety of goods, but in American English a store can be any size of shop.
a large white butterfly, Pieris brassicae, with scanty black markings, the larvae of which feed on brassica leaves
to be very prominent or important
If you say that something is writ large, you mean that it is very obvious.
The amount of something is how much there is, or how much you have, need, or get .
→ calorie (sense 2 )
A deposit is a sum of money which is part of the full price of something, and which you pay when you agree to buy it.
A family is a group of people who are related to each other, especially parents and their children.
of or relating to a camera with an image area of 5 inches by 4 inches or more
generous ; profuse
generous or liberal in attitudes
kind ; sympathetic
by and large:
You use by and large to indicate that a statement is mostly but not completely true .
The audience of a writer or artist is the people who read their books or look at their work.
Your employer is the person or organization that you work for.
the part of the alimentary canal consisting of the caecum, colon, and rectum . It extracts moisture from food residues, which are later excreted as faeces
The majority of people or things in a group is more than half of them.
large as life:
said to mean that you have found someone in a place, especially a place where they are not supposed to be. The usual expression in American English is big as life .
A percentage is a fraction of an amount expressed as a particular number of hundredths of that amount.
The population of a country or area is all the people who live in it.
A proportion of a group or an amount is a part of it.
to loom large:
If something, especially a problem or worry looms large, it occupies a lot of your thoughts and seems important.
as large as life:
real and living
an ornamental European tree with small pale yellow flowers and which grown on lime-rich soils
a strongly built gun dog with a long dense black-and-white coat
a book where the text is printed in larger text than normal, so as to make it easier to read, esp for visually impaired people
an ambassador with special duties who may be sent to more than one government
(in the US) a member of the House of Representatives who was elected by the voters of an entire state as opposed to the voters of a single Congressional district
Large Hadron Collider:
a particle accelerator at the European Laboratory for Particle Physics near Geneva, containing a circular underground tunnel 27km (16.8 miles) in circumference, around which two streams of hadrons are sent in opposite directions before being brought together in a high-energy collision
Immigration is the coming of people into a country in order to live and work there.
the process of integrating several thousand circuits on a single silicon chip
law of large numbers:
the fundamental statistical result that the average of a sequence of n identically distributed independent random variables tends to their common mean as n tends to infinity, whence the frequency of the occurrence of an event in n independent repetitions of an experiment tends to its probability
very large crude carrier:
large-leaved cucumber tree:
a round-headed tree, Magnolia macrophylla, of the southeastern U.S., having soft, hairy leaves from 1 to 3 ft. (30 to 90 cm) long, fragrant, cup-shaped, creamy-white flowers with a purplish base which are from 10 to 12 in. (25 to 30 cm) wide, and rose-colored, round fruit
very large-scale integration:
the process of fabricating a few thousand logic gates or more in a single integrated circuit
in large measure in some measure:
If something is true in some measure or in large measure, it is partly or mostly true.
on a large (or small, etc.) scale:
to a relatively large (or small, etc.) degree or extent
Calories are units used to measure the energy value of food. People who are on diets try to eat food that does not contain many calories.