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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Huge  \Huge\,  a.  [Compar.  {Huger};  superl.  {Hugest}.]  [OE.  huge, 
  hoge,  OF  ahuge,  ahoge.] 
  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.  ``The  huge 
  confusion.''  --Chapman.  ``A  huge  filly.''  --Jer.  Taylor.  -- 
  {Huge"ly},  adv  --  {Huge"ness},  n. 
 
  Doth  it  not  flow  as  hugely  as  the  sea.  --Shak. 
 
  Syn:  Enormous;  gigantic;  colossal;  immense;  prodigious;  vast. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  huge 
  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  [syn:  {immense},  {vast}] 




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