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English

Pronunciation

Adjective

tall (comparative er, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
tall

Comparative
er

Superlative
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  1. (of a building, etc.) Having its top a long way up; having a great vertical (and often greater than horizontal) extent; high.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Having a vertical extent greater than the average. For example, somebody with a height of over 6 feet would generally be considered to be tall.
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Hard to believe, such as a tall story or a tall tale.
  4. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A cup of coffee smaller than grande, usually 8 ounces. (Chiefly American)

Antonyms

Translations


Albanian

Verb

tall

  1. laugh at
  2. mock

Catalan

Etymology

Latin talea

Noun

tall

  1. cut

Estonian

Noun

tall

  1. lamb

Norwegian

Noun

tall

  1. number (abstract entity)


This Norwegian entry was created from the translations listed at number. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see tall in the Norwegian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) April 2008


Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

tall

  1. a tree, Pinus sylvestris.

Synonyms

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