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Princeton's WordNet

  1. largeness, bignessnoun

    the property of having a relatively great size


  1. bignessnoun

    The characteristic of being big.

  2. bignessnoun


Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Bignessnoun

    Etymology: from big.

    If panicum be laid below, and about the bottom of a root, it will cause the root to grow to an excessive bigness. Francis Bacon.

    People were surprised at the bigness, and uncouth deformity of the camel. Roger L'Estrange, Fables.

    The brain of man, in respect of his body, is much larger than in any other animal’s; exceeding in bigness three oxens brains. John Ray, on the Creation.

    Several sorts of rays make vibrations of several bignesses, which, according to their bignesses, excite sensations of several colours; and the air, according to their bignesses, excites sensations of several sounds. Isaac Newton, Opticks.


  1. bigness

    Bigness refers to the large size, quantity, or volume of something. It can also refer to the level of importance, intensity, or seriousness of something. This term is subjective and can vary based on the context in which it's used.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bignessnoun

    the state or quality of being big; largeness; size; bulk

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Bigness is ranked #58876 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Bigness surname appeared 344 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Bigness.

    91.5% or 315 total occurrences were White.
    2.6% or 9 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.6% or 9 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.7% or 6 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bigness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bigness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of bigness in a Sentence

  1. Reda Hicks:

    My son was so little, explaining 300 days to him was out of the question, answering the questions about when dad would be home every single day wore on me so badly, I actually wound up making a huge paper chain for( my son Howie), with the number of chain links matching the number of days left. At first, it wrapped around our bannister from the second floor. We tore one off every night before bed, and it helped my son understand the bigness of time away, but that it was getting smaller.

  2. President Trump:

    This is thousands of times bigger, the United States, than the biggest company in the world, it’s massive. And every agency is, like, bigger than any company. So you know, I really just see the bigness of it all, but also the responsibility.

  3. Eric Sevareid:

    The bigger the information media, the less courage and freedom they allow. Bigness means weakness.

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    an outward bevel around a door or window that makes it seem larger
    • A. tantamount
    • B. sesquipedalian
    • C. splay
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