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Synonyms for enormous
ɪˈnɔr məsenor·mous

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  1. enormousadjective

    humongous, huge, massive, gigantic

  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. Vladimir Putin:

    We think it is an enormous mistake to refuse to cooperate with the Syrian government and its armed forces who are valiantly fighting terrorism face to face, we should finally acknowledge that no one but President Assad’s armed forces and (Kurdish) militia are truly fighting the Islamic State and other terrorist organizations in Syria.

  2. Roger Stone:

    Adam Schiff claimed that I knew in advance about the scope and timing and content of Wikileaks disclosures in October of last year, you know, WikiLeaks themselves, Randy, tweeted on July 31 of last year that they had enormous amount of material and Hillary Clinton and they would release it in October. So I'm not sure what the big state secret was here.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    A Diamond is born only after the Coal withstands tremendous pressure, and endures enormous heat for thousands of years. Creation and Cultivation of Beauty doesn't happen just by chance!

  4. Eugene Levy:

    I think it's been enormous, i think that's where most viewers started watching the show. I give Pop a lot of credit for picking us up in the first place and they've been quite happy for what the show's been doing for their network ; very pleased with their numbers. But, it really was Netflix that created an awareness factor for the show that you could tangibly feel, which is people coming up to you on the street and at restaurants and at airports and only talking about the show. There's no question about that.

  5. John Coates:

    Australia is very grateful for this opportunity which was confirmed this weekend and there will be enormous interest from our Oceania neighbors, this is something I have been pursuing for more than 20 years.

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