large person


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Noun1.large person - a person of greater than average sizelarge person - a person of greater than average size
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
butterball, fat person, fatso, fatty, roly-poly - a rotund individual
hulk, whale, giant, heavyweight - a very large person; impressive in size or qualities
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It was a goodly sight--that table, with Martin Poyser's round good-humoured face and large person at the head of it helping his servants to the fragrant roast beef and pleased when the empty plates came again.
He was such an alarmingly large person that I quite trembled.
Heading out of the specialist recreation of a hospital's care ward - after being shown how to correctly get a large person up (rock and roll yourself onto your front, bring your knees up and, if possible, pull yourself up using a chair) - and in to public, namely Northumberland Street.
Heading out of the specialist recreation of a hospital's care ward - after being shown how to correctly get a large person up (rock and roll yourself on to your front, bring your knees up and, if possible, pull yourself up using a chair) - and into public, namely Northumberland Street.
Paschoal was this rather large person with a huge voice coming out to speak for the public about why he thinks they need more help, they need more water, the roads need to be repaired.
He's quite a large person, so while I continue the "Calvin" way, I don't dare argue with his way.
A deckchair company is making its chairs wider and offers double deckchairs - designed for two people - for the comfort of one large person.
God-given, constitutionally guaranteed right to keep and bear arms is that the young mom is then far more likely to have the kind of self-defense weapon most useful for a small person against a large person, especially a large person whose drug consumption patterns mean he's likely "feeling no pain"--that being a handgun.
A large person requires more calories than a small person, much like an active person needs more than a sedentary person, and men more than women.
There aren't additional costs unless it's a very large person but in those cases, it may be necessary to buy two adjoining plots and some cemeteries will require this.
There is the usual story about how fat we are all getting as a nation illustrated by the obligatory image of a large person because we don't know what obesity looks like.
What then of this dim plan, when my wife and I decide to stroll down to Whitchurch village for an evening meal or a drink in our local hostelry, will we have to engage the services of a large person with a cudgel in one hand and a lantern in the other to keep us safe from footpads and highwaymen or will we have to travel in groups as in a convoy - hopefully not.

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