- Very large in size.
- Of outstanding significance or importance: a great work of art.
- Remarkable or outstanding in magnitude, degree, or extent: a great crisis.
- Eminent; distinguished: a great leader.
- Informal Enthusiastic: a great lover of music.
- Being one generation removed from the relative specified. Often used in combination: a great-granddaughter.
- One that is great: a composer considered among the greats.