[ lahr-jish ]
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  1. rather large.

Origin of largish

First recorded in 1780–90; large + -ish1

Words Nearby largish Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use largish in a sentence

  • Upon the middle finger was a copper ring, in which was set a largish black stone: this was Schamir.

    Figures of Earth | James Branch Cabell
  • From his beak depended a largish bundle, in pale blue wrappings, so that at a glance they knew the stork was bringing a girl.

    Figures of Earth | James Branch Cabell
  • On the occasion to which I have referred, I saw at a distance a largish bird feeding on a bank of mud close to an embankment.

British Dictionary definitions for largish


/ (ˈlɑːdʒɪʃ) /

  1. fairly large

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