be big on something

spoken
to be very interested in something, or enjoy something a lot

I'm not very big on musicals.


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • big on something — big on (something) believing that something is good or important. He s very big on jazz. She s not big on sales and marketing and all that …   New idioms dictionary

  • big in something — big in (something) very successful or famous in a particular activity or place. Iced tea is big in the summertime. The band is still unknown in the US but they re very big in Japan …   New idioms dictionary

  • be big on something — spoken phrase to be very interested in something, or enjoy something a lot I’m not very big on musicals. Thesaurus: to be, or to become interested in somethingsynonym Main entry: big …   Useful english dictionary

  • be big on something — be big on (something) to be very interested in something and think that it is important. The magazine is big on research into what their readers want. He s not big on self analysis it s no good asking him why he left her …   New idioms dictionary

  • big — [ bıg ] adjective *** 1. ) large in size: a beautiful woman with big eyes He kept all his secret papers in a big box. great big (=very big): At the end of the lane was a great big house. a ) a big person is tall and heavy, and often fat: A big… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • big on — (something) believing that something is good or important. He s very big on jazz. She s not big on sales and marketing and all that …   New idioms dictionary

  • big in — (something) very successful or famous in a particular activity or place. Iced tea is big in the summertime. The band is still unknown in the US but they re very big in Japan …   New idioms dictionary

  • big — big1 W1S1 [bıg] adj comparative bigger superlative biggest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(size)¦ 2¦(important)¦ 3¦(popular/successful)¦ 4¦(older)¦ 5¦(large degree)¦ 6¦(bad)¦ 7 have big ideas/plans 8 be big on …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • big — I UK [bɪɡ] / US adjective Word forms big : adjective big comparative bigger superlative biggest *** 1) a) large in size a beautiful woman with big eyes He kept all his secret papers in a big box. great big (= very big): At the end of the lane was …   English dictionary

  • big — /bIg/ adjective comparative bigger superlative biggest 1 SIZE of more than average size, amount, weight etc: a big house | Your baby s getting big! | a big increase in prices | the biggest hotel in New York | She had a big grin on her face. |… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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