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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Of enormous or very large proportions.

Usage examples (27)
  • (it sounds even bigger in French: gigantesque!) egg in its loss to Iowa (Iowa!) on Wednesday.
  • Balzac protested strenuously against the use of the word "gigantesque" in reference to his work; and of course it is susceptible of an unhandsome innuendo.
  • The bouchère offers Jackie a gigantesque slice of salami.
  • Quant à POPPOT personne n'a soupçonné sa complicité dans ce crime gigantesque. for more
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