Definitions for hugehyudʒ or, often, yudʒ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
huge*hyudʒ or, often, yudʒ(adj.)hug•er, hug•est.
extraordinarily large in bulk, quantity, or area:
a huge ship.
The book was a huge success.
* Syn: huge, enormous, tremendous, immense imply great magnitude. huge , when used of concrete objects, usu. adds the idea of massiveness, bulkiness, or even lack of shape: a huge mass of rock. enormous applies to what exceeds a norm or standard in extent, magnitude, or degree: an enormous iceberg. tremendous suggests something so large as to be astonishing or to inspire awe: a tremendous amount of equipment. immense , literally not measurable, is particularly applicable to what is exceedingly great, without reference to a standard: immense buildings. All of these terms are used figuratively: a huge success; enormous curiosity; tremendous effort; immense joy.Pron: See human.
Origin of huge:
1225–75; ME huge, hoge < OF ahuge
huge, immense, vast, Brobdingnagian(adj)
unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope
"huge government spending"; "huge country estates"; "huge popular demand for higher education"; "a huge wave"; "the Los Angeles aqueduct winds like an immense snake along the base of the mountains"; "immense numbers of birds"; "at vast (or immense) expense"; "the vast reaches of outer space"; "the vast accumulation of knowledge...which we call civilization"- W.R.Inge
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
huge(adjective)ʒ or, often, yudʒ
very large; = enormous
a huge dog/truck/suitcase/tree; The crowd was huge.; huge amounts of money
hugeʒ or, often, yudʒ
very important or popular
a huge scientific discovery; The movie was huge in Australia.
The castle was huge.
Distinctly interesting, significant, important, likeable, well regarded.
very large; enormous; immense; excessive; -- used esp. of material bulk, but often of qualities, extent, etc.; as, a huge ox; a huge space; a huge difference
Translations for huge
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a huge dog; a huge sum of money; Their new house is huge.
- reusagtig, enormAfrikaans
- ضَخْم، هائِلArabic
- enormePortuguese (BR)
- enorm; kæmpestorDanish
- بسيار بزرگFarsi
- golem, ogromanCroatian
- sangat besarMalay
- enorm (groot)Dutch
- kjempestor, enormNorwegian
- بسيار بزرگPersian
- ډیر لویPashto
- väldig, jättestorSwedish
- kocaman,çok büyükTurkish
- 巨大的Chinese (Trad.)
- بہت بڑاUrdu
- khổng lồVietnamese
- 巨大的Chinese (Simp.)
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