from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Great.
- adv. Greatly.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Large, great.
- adj. A great quantity or amount of.
- n. A great amount.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Much; great.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Great; large.
- Much; abundant.
- n. Size; magnitude; bigness.
- n. A great deal; a large quantity: as, many littles make a mickle.
- To magnify.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
Middle English mikel, from Old English micel and from Old Norse mikill; see meg- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Middle English mikel, muchel, mochel, mukel, from Old English miċel, myċel, (now chiefly Northumbrian and Scottish). (Wiktionary)