Definition of "enormous" [e•nor•mous]

  • Very great in size, extent, number, or degree. (adjective)
  • Archaic Very wicked; heinous. (adjective)

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Use "enormous" in a sentence
  • "And I think it sees what you referred to as enormous Indian influence as part of the strategy -- Indian strategy, as, you know, trying to destabilize Pakistan."
  • "In his message he asked for prayers to undertake what he calls the enormous task in front of him in Iraq."
  • "In his message, he asked for prayers to undertake what he called the enormous task in front of him."