by and large

by and large (not comparable)

  1. (set phrase, focus) mostly, generally; with few exceptions
    It was, by and large, an unexceptional presentation.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: en majeure partie, en gros, pratiquement
  • German: im Großen und Ganzen
  • Italian: in generale, in linea di massima
  • Portuguese: em geral, no geral
  • Russian: в о́бщем и це́лом
  • Spanish: en general

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