What is largest?

  • (adj): Greatest in size of those under consideration.
    Synonyms: biggest, greatest
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on largest:

Economy Of Italy
... Monetary Fund, the World Bank and The World Factbook, in 2011 Italy was the eighth-largest economy in the world, the fourth-largest in Europe and the third-largest ...
Pueblo, Colorado - Culture and Contemporary Life - Entertainment and Performing Arts
... Pueblo is the home to Colorado's largest single event, the Colorado State Fair, held annually in the late summer, and the largest parade, the state fair parade ... Street Rod Nationals have been held in Pueblo for twenty-three years, largest and premier street rod event in the region ...
Shanghai - Economy
... It was the largest and most prosperous city in the Far East during the 1930s, and rapid re-development began in 1990s ... The three largest service industries are financial services, retail, and real estate ... China’s largest steelmaker Baosteel Group and Jiangnan Shipyard, one of China's oldest shipbuilders are both located in Shanghai ...
Christchurch - Demographics
... City Council has a population of 363,200 (June 2012 estimate), making it the second-largest in New Zealand, and the largest city in the South Island ... The Christchurch urban area is the second-largest in the country by population, after Auckland ...
List Of Cities In South Korea
... The largest cities of South Korea have self-governing status equivalent to that of provinces ... Seoul, the largest city and capital, is classified as a teukbyeolsi (Special City), while the next 6 largest cities (see the list below) are classified as gwangyeoksi (Metropolitan Cities see Special cities of Korea) ...

More definitions of "largest":

  • (adj): Maximal in amount.
    Synonyms: outside

Famous quotes containing the word largest:

    The largest business in American handled by a woman is the Money Order Department of the Pittsburgh Post-office; Mary Steel has it in charge.
    Lydia Hoyt Farmer (1842–1903)

    The eager fate which carried thee
    Took the largest part of me:
    For this losing is true dying;
    This is lordly man’s down-lying,
    This his slow but sure reclining,
    Star by star his world resigning.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    ...I believed passionately that Communists were a race of horned men who divided their time equally between the burning of Nancy Drew books and the devising of a plan of nuclear attack that would land the largest and most lethal bomb squarely upon the third-grade class of Thomas Jefferson School in Morristown, New Jersey.
    Fran Lebowitz (b. 1950)