greater
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /ˈɡɹeɪtə(ɹ)/
  • (America, Canada) enPR: grāt'ə(ɹ), IPA: [ˈɡɹeɪɾɚ]

Adjective
  1. comparative form of great
    greater yellowlegs
  2. Used in referring to a region or place together with the surrounding area pertaining to it; (of a city) metropolitan.
    Greater China includes many areas north of the Great Wall.
    Greater New York includes nearby parts of three states as well as the City itself.
Related terms Translations
  • German: groß
  • Russian: большо́й



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