Definition for E-NOR'MOUS

E-NOR'MOUS, a. [L. enormis; e and norma, a rule.]

  1. Going beyond the usual measure or rule. Enormous in their gait. Milton.
  2. Excursive; beyond the limits of a regular figure. The enormous part of the light in the circumference of every lucid point. Newton.
  3. Great beyond the common measure; excessive; as, enormous crime or guilt.
  4. Exceeding, in bulk or highth, the common measure; as, an enormous farm; a man of enormous size.
  5. Irregular; confused; disordered; unusual. Shak.

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