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Synonyms for enormous
ɪˈnɔr məsenor·mous

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  1. enormousadjective

    huge, massive, gigantic, humongous

  2. enormousadjective

    Deviating from the norm; unusual, extraordinary.

    gigantic, massive, huge, humongous

  3. enormousadjective

    Exceedingly wicked; atrocious or outrageous.

    humongous, massive, gigantic, huge

  4. enormousadjective

    Extremely large; greatly exceeding the common size, extent, etc.

    huge, massive, gigantic, humongous

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. enormous

    Large denotes extension in more than one direction, and beyond the average of the class to which the object belongs; we speak of a large surface or a large solid, but of a long line; a large field, a large room, a large apple, etc. A large man is a man of more than ordinary size; a great man is a man of remarkable mental power. Big is a more emphatic word than large, but of less dignity. We do not say that George Washington was a big man.

    abundant, ample, big, broad, bulky, capacious, coarse, colossal, commodious, considerable, extensive, gigantic, grand, great, huge, immense, large, long, massive, spacious, vast, wide

    brief, diminutive, inconsiderable, infinitesimal, insignificant, limited, little, mean, microscopic, minute, narrow, paltry, petty, scanty, short, slender, slight, small, tiny, trifling, trivial

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. enormous

    huge, immense, gigantic, colossal, elephantine, vast, gross, monstrous, prodigious

    diminutive, insignificant, trivial, venial, average, ordinary, regular

Princeton's WordNet

  1. enormous, tremendousadjective

    extraordinarily large in size or extent or amount or power or degree

    "an enormous boulder"; "enormous expenses"; "tremendous sweeping plains"; "a tremendous fact in human experience; that a whole civilization should be dependent on technology"- Walter Lippman; "a plane took off with a tremendous noise"

    wondrous, tremendous, terrific, howling(a), wonderful, marvellous, fantastic, terrible, awful, marvelous, rattling(a), frightful, grand

    little, small

Editors Contribution

  1. colosal

    extremely large in size,magnitude,or effect

    the museum is a colosal building

    Submitted by rinat on September 10, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. enormousadjective

    [Rare.] inordinate, irregular, abnormal, exceptional

  2. enormousadjective

    huge, monstrous, immense, vast, gigantic, colossal, prodigious, cyclopean, herculean, elephantine, very large

  3. enormousadjective

    flagitious, very wicked

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. enormousadjective

    colossal, monstrous, gigantic, mammoth, prodigious, huge, heinous, atrocious, nefarious, flagrant, flagitious

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  1. Adam Schiff:

    They have been leading the charge basically to require the Justice Department to give them materials that can be leaked or fed or misrepresented, like the infamous Nunes memorandum, in the service of the president, and in the meantime, they do enormous damage to these institutions. Ultimately, they will be held accountable.

  2. Sam Calisch:

    This transition is going to spur an enormous number of jobs. And these are jobs that can't be offshored because they happen in our houses, in our communities, electricians, pipefitters, plumbers, high voltage, auto mechanics. There's a large workforce that is going to be responsible for making this transition happen.

  3. Leslie Wexner:

    Being taken advantage of by someone who is ... so depraved is something I'm embarrassed I'm even close to, in the present, everyone has to feel enormous regret for the advantage that was taken of so many young women.

  4. Steven Mnuchin:

    Ambassador Lighthizer and myself and a large team are on our way to Beijing next week. We are committed to continue these talks, we're putting in an enormous amount of effort to try to hit this deadline and get a deal. So that's our objective.

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    I am not a billionaire, to run outside of the two-party system would require enormous sums of money.

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    An antonym for "ignominious"
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    • B. honorable
    • C. smuggled
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