How Do You Spell GREAT?

Correct spelling for the English word "great" is [ɡ_ɹ_ˈeɪ_t], [ɡɹˈe͡ɪt], [ɡɹˈe‍ɪt]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of GREAT

  1. Large or considerable in bulk, dimensions, or number; weighty; adorable; marvellous; principal; having rank or power; illustrious; eminent; of a high and noble character; expressing an extension or unusual degree of a thing; pregnant; a word used in the more remote steps of consanguinity, either ascending or descending, as great-grandfather; hard, difficult, or grievous.

Common Misspellings for GREAT

Below is the list of 486 misspellings for the word "great".

Usage Examples for GREAT

  1. But you are not afraid of thinking- that's the great thing. - "Denzil Quarrier" by George Gissing
  2. He was little and these things were very great. - "The Shepherd of the North" by Richard Aumerle Maher
  3. " When I approached the walls of Warsaw, imagine, my dear lord, how great was my indignation! - "Thaddeus of Warsaw" by Jane Porter
  4. Oh, they are great men indeed. - "Growth of the Soil" by Knut Hamsun