Enormous meaning

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The definition of enormous is something that is bigger than the usual size.

An example of enormous is a pumpkin the size of a car.

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Very much exceeding the usual size, number, or degree; of great size; huge; vast; immense.
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(archaic) Very wicked; outrageous.
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Extremely large; greatly exceeding the common size, extent, etc.
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(archaic) Very wicked; heinous.
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Origin of enormous

  • From Latin ēnormis unusual, huge, monstrous ē-, ex- ex- norma norm gnō- in Indo-European roots Sense 2, from Middle English enormious from Latin ēnormis

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin ēnormis.

    From Wiktionary