Taxes, accounting, and costs of legit business would keep the shadow of big Cannibis at bay.
big cats, bears, primates, and snakes seem obviously dangerous -- at least to those not trying to show off to their rich friends.
The agreement comes as a big relief to Bill Baroni, deputy executive director of the Port Authority.
States might find some savings in some cases, but what's more likely is a big cost shift onto seniors and their families.
Now, they're tackling everything from local weather to big storm systems with MyWeather, which provides personalized forecasts.
How would it be if we were to lay him in that little hollow and cover him with big stones?
He was big and upstanding, with a look of honesty that Pen liked.
He said "Yes" dreamily, and she ran off towards the big house.
The big desert farmer was staring at Sara, horror in every line of his face.
Seven boys had come to a halt in the heart of the big woods.
c.1300, northern England dialect, "powerful, strong," of obscure origin, possibly from a Scandinavian source (cf. Norwegian dialectal bugge "great man"). Old English used micel in many of the same senses. Meaning "of great size" is late 14c.; that of "grown up" is attested from 1550s. Sense of "important" is from 1570s. Meaning "generous" is U.S. colloquial by 1913.
Big band as a musical style is from 1926. Slang big head "conceit" is first recorded 1850. Big business "large commercial firms collectively" is 1905; big house "penitentiary" is U.S. underworld slang first attested 1915 (in London, "a workhouse," 1851). In financial journalism, big ticket items so called from 1956. Big lie is from Hitler's grosse Lüge.
Successfully; outstandingly well: The wing-dancing and funny acts catch on big (1886+)
Good; decent; admirable •Used as an epithet for an admired person: Hey, what's up, Big Charlie?