Synonyms of bulk in English:

bulk


See definition of bulk

noun

1‘the sheer bulk of the bags’

SYNONYMS

size, volume, dimensions, measurements, proportions, mass, substance, scale, magnitude, immensity, hugeness, vastness, massiveness, bulkiness, largeness, bigness, ampleness, amplitude

2‘the bulk of entrants were British’

SYNONYMS

majority, greater number, greater quantity, larger number, larger part, best part, better part, main part, major part

most, almost all, more than half

body, main body, lion's share, predominance, preponderance, generality

ANTONYMS

minority


verb

1‘some takeaway meals are bulked out with fat’

SYNONYMS

make bigger, make larger, expand, pad out, fill out, eke out, add to, augment, increase


Phrases

    bulk large

      ‘local factors bulked large in the negotiations’

      SYNONYMS

      be important, loom large, dominate, preponderate, be prominent, be significant, be influential, be of consequence, be of account, be relevant, mean a lot, count, matter, signify, carry weight

      ANTONYMS

      be insignificant