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    larger than life

    Hi teachers,

    what does "larger than life" means in the sentence below?
    Can you rephrase this sentence?Thx

    Everybody knows that Joe is larger than life.


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    Re: larger than life

    He's a big character- one who appears to belong more to the world of fiction.


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    Re: larger than life

    Can it be used to describe things other than people?

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