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Like a colossus in size; huge; gigantic
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  1. Like a colossus in size; huge; gigantic
  2. Of great size, extent, or amount; immense.
(Archaic) Deviating greatly from the norm in appearance or structure; abnormal.
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  1. (Archaic) Deviating greatly from the norm in appearance or structure; abnormal.
  2. Very unnatural or abnormal in shape, type, or character
  3. Exceptionally large; enormous:
The largest satellite of Saturn and the second largest satellite in the solar system.
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  1. The largest satellite of Saturn and the second largest satellite in the solar system.
  2. Any of the giant gods in Greek mythology who preceded the Olympian gods.
  3. (Gr. Myth., person) Any of a race of giant deities who are overthrown by the Olympian gods
(Bible, person, proper) The Philistine giant killed by the young David with a stone shot from a sling: 1 Sam. 17:4, 49
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  1. (Bible, person, proper) The Philistine giant killed by the young David with a stone shot from a sling: 1 Sam. 17:4, 49
  2. In the Bible, a giant Philistine warrior who was slain by David with a stone and sling.
  3. A person or thing of colossal power or achievement.
(Archaic) Very wicked; outrageous
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  1. (Archaic) Very wicked; outrageous
  2. Very much exceeding the usual size, number, or degree; of great size; huge; vast; immense
A hideous, coarse, or cruel man
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  1. A hideous, coarse, or cruel man
  2. A giant or monster in legends and fairy tales that eats humans.
  3. A town in central Latvia
(Gr. Myth.) Any of a race of giants who have only one eye, in the middle of the forehead
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  1. (Gr. Myth.) Any of a race of giants who have only one eye, in the middle of the forehead
  2. A taxonomic genus within the family Cyclopidae — widespread, small, one-eyed, freshwater crustaceans.
  3. Any of a race of one-eyed giants, reputedly descended from these Titans, inhabiting the island of Sicily.
(Greek Mythology) One of the 12 major gods and goddesses inhabiting Mount Olympus.
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  1. (Greek Mythology) One of the 12 major gods and goddesses inhabiting Mount Olympus.
  2. (Gr. Myth.) Any of the twelve major gods supposed to live on the slopes of Mount Olympus
  3. A native or inhabitant of the region of Olympia in Greece.
A huge statue.
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  1. A huge statue.
  2. Something likened to a huge statue, as in size or importance:
  3. (Place, proper) The gigantic statue of Apollo set at the entrance to the harbor of Rhodes c. 280 b.c. and included among the Seven Wonders of the World
A person or thing of colossal power or achievement.
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  1. A person or thing of colossal power or achievement.
  2. (Bible, person, proper) The Philistine giant killed by the young David with a stone shot from a sling: 1 Sam. 17:4, 49
  3. In the Bible, a giant Philistine warrior who was slain by David with a stone and sling.
A giant wrestler who could not be defeated as long as he remained in contact with the earth. Hercules defeated him by lifting him off the ground.
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  1. A giant wrestler who could not be defeated as long as he remained in contact with the earth. Hercules defeated him by lifting him off the ground.
Any very large, strong man
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  1. Any very large, strong man
  2. A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Lyra and Corona Borealis.
  3. (Greek & Roman Mythology) The son of Zeus and Alcmene, a hero of extraordinary strength who won immortality by performing 12 labors demanded by the Argive king Eurystheus.
A bound collection of tables, illustrations etc. on any given subject.
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  1. A bound collection of tables, illustrations etc. on any given subject.
  2. A book of maps: Atlas supporting the earth was often pictured on the front page of such books
  3. A volume of tables, charts, or plates that systematically illustrates a particular subject:
Any of various extinct elephants of the genus Mammuthus, having long, upwardly curving tusks and thick hair. Mammoths grew to great size and lived throughout the Northern Hemisphere during the Ice Age.
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  1. Any of various extinct elephants of the genus Mammuthus, having long, upwardly curving tusks and thick hair. Mammoths grew to great size and lived throughout the Northern Hemisphere during the Ice Age.
  2. Any of a genus (Mammuthus) of extinct elephants with a hairy skin and long tusks curving upward: remains have been found in North America, Europe, and Asia
(Bible) A huge animal, assumed to be the hippopotamus: Job 40:15-24
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  1. (Bible) A huge animal, assumed to be the hippopotamus: Job 40:15-24
  2. Something enormous in size or power.
  3. A huge animal, possibly the hippopotamus, described in the Bible.
Any huge or important person or thing
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  1. Any huge or important person or thing
  2. (Place, proper) The gigantic statue of Apollo set at the entrance to the harbor of Rhodes c. 280 b.c. and included among the Seven Wonders of the World
  3. Something likened to a huge statue, as in size or importance:
(Informal) A very large animal, plant, or object.
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  1. (Informal) A very large animal, plant, or object.
  2. An imaginary or legendary creature, such as a centaur or Harpy, that combines parts from various animal or human forms.
  3. Any plant or animal of abnormal shape or structure, as one greatly malformed or lacking some parts; monstrosity
(Informal) An impressive example:
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  1. (Informal) An impressive example:
  2. Any member of either of two orders (Mysticeta and Odontoceta) of aquatic mammals that breathe air, bear live young, and have front limbs that have been modified into flippers, and a flat, horizontal tail
  3. Any of various larger members of this order, including the blue whale, humpback whale, and right whale, in contrast to the porpoises and dolphins.
Any of various extinct animals of the family Elephantidae.
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  1. Any of various extinct animals of the family Elephantidae.
  2. Any of an order (Proboscidea) of huge, thick-skinned, almost hairless mammals, the largest of extant four-footed animals, with a long, flexible snout (called a trunk) and, usually, two ivory tusks growing out of the upper jaw: the existing species are the endangered Asian (or Indian) elephantIndian elephant (Elephas maximus), which is commonly domesticated, and two species of African elephant (Loxodonta africana and Loxodonta cyclotis), which have a flatter head and larger ears
  3. Any of several very large herbivorous mammals of the family Elephantidae native to Africa, South Asia, and Southeast Asia, having thick, almost hairless skin, a long, flexible, prehensile trunk, upper incisors forming long curved tusks of ivory, and, in the African species, large fan-shaped ears.
A popular name for an elephant.
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  1. A popular name for an elephant.
  2. An especially large or powerful person, animal or thing.
Something unusually large of its kind, especially a ship.
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  1. Something unusually large of its kind, especially a ship.
  2. A monstrous sea creature mentioned in the Bible.
  3. (Bible) A sea monster, variously thought of as a reptile or a whale
A generally massive and usually steep-sided, raised portion of the Earth's surface. Mountains can occur as single peaks or as part of a long chain. They can form through volcanic activity, by erosion, or by uplift of the continental crust when two tectonic plates collide. The Himalayas, which are the highest mountains in the world, were formed when the plate carrying the landmass of India collided with the plate carrying the landmass of China.
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  1. A generally massive and usually steep-sided, raised portion of the Earth's surface. Mountains can occur as single peaks or as part of a long chain. They can form through volcanic activity, by erosion, or by uplift of the continental crust when two tectonic plates collide. The Himalayas, which are the highest mountains in the world, were formed when the plate carrying the landmass of India collided with the plate carrying the landmass of China.
  2. A large heap:
  3. A huge quantity:
A wrecked or abandoned shell of a usually large object, such as a building or vehicle.
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  1. A wrecked or abandoned shell of a usually large object, such as a building or vehicle.
  2. A person resembling, especially physically, the Hulk in the Marvel Comics Universe.
  3. A non-functional, but floating ship, usually stripped of rigging and equipment, and often put to other uses such as storage or accommodation.
A solid mass of no special shape, esp. one small enough to be taken up in the hand; hunk
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  1. A solid mass of no special shape, esp. one small enough to be taken up in the hand; hunk
  2. An irregularly shaped mass or piece.
  3. (Medicine) A swelling or small palpable mass.
Size, mass, or volume, especially when very large.
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  1. Size, mass, or volume, especially when very large.
  2. A distinct mass or portion of matter, especially a large one:
  3. The main mass or body of something; largest part or portion
Anything extraordinarily large
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  1. Anything extraordinarily large
  2. Something exceptionally big or remarkable.
  3. A heinous or outrageous lie
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A huge animal, possibly the hippopotamus, described in the Bible.
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  1. A huge animal, possibly the hippopotamus, described in the Bible.
  2. (Bible) A huge animal, assumed to be the hippopotamus: Job 40:15-24
  3. Something enormous in size or power.
An especially large or powerful person, animal or thing.
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  1. An especially large or powerful person, animal or thing.
  2. A popular name for an elephant.
Anything huge or very powerful
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  1. Anything huge or very powerful
  2. (Bible) A sea monster, variously thought of as a reptile or a whale
  3. Something unusually large of its kind, especially a ship.
Any of a genus (Mammuthus) of extinct elephants with a hairy skin and long tusks curving upward: remains have been found in North America, Europe, and Asia
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  1. Any of a genus (Mammuthus) of extinct elephants with a hairy skin and long tusks curving upward: remains have been found in North America, Europe, and Asia
  2. Something that is of great size.
  3. Any of various extinct elephants of the genus Mammuthus of the Pliocene, Pleistocene, and Holocene Epochs, having ridged molars and often, as in the woolly mammoth, long tusks and hair.
An imaginary or legendary creature, such as a centaur or Harpy, that combines parts from various animal or human forms.
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  1. An imaginary or legendary creature, such as a centaur or Harpy, that combines parts from various animal or human forms.
  2. A person so cruel, wicked, depraved, etc. as to horrify others
  3. Any plant or animal of abnormal shape or structure, as one greatly malformed or lacking some parts; monstrosity
Any person or thing of great size or power
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  1. Any person or thing of great size or power
  2. (Gr. Myth., person) Any of a race of giant deities who are overthrown by the Olympian gods
  3. (Place, proper) The largest of the satellites of Saturn: the only one in the solar system known to have a permanent atmosphere
A heinous or outrageous lie
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  1. A heinous or outrageous lie
  2. Anything extraordinarily large
  3. Something exceptionally big or remarkable.
Immense; enormous.
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Of, relating to, or suggestive of the allegorical writings of John Bunyan.
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  1. Of, relating to, or suggestive of the allegorical writings of John Bunyan.
  2. Of or like the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan or his feats; colossal, prodigious, etc.
  3. Of astonishingly large size:
Like a colossus in size; huge; gigantic
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  1. Like a colossus in size; huge; gigantic
  2. Of great size, extent, or amount; immense.
Of or constituting a primitive style of masonry characterized by the use of massive stones of irregular shape and size.
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  1. Of or constituting a primitive style of masonry characterized by the use of massive stones of irregular shape and size.
  2. Very big; huge:
  3. Huge; gigantic; enormous; massive
An island of southeast Egypt in the Nile River below the First Cataract near Aswan. In ancient times it was a military post guarding the southern frontier of Egypt. A series of Jewish papyrus documents dating from the 5th century bc were discovered at Elephantine in the early 1900s.
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  1. An island of southeast Egypt in the Nile River below the First Cataract near Aswan. In ancient times it was a military post guarding the southern frontier of Egypt. A series of Jewish papyrus documents dating from the 5th century bc were discovered at Elephantine in the early 1900s.
  2. Enormous in size or strength:
  3. Very large.
(Archaic) Very wicked; outrageous
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  1. (Archaic) Very wicked; outrageous
  2. Very much exceeding the usual size, number, or degree; of great size; huge; vast; immense
Of exceedingly great scope or nature:
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  1. Of exceedingly great scope or nature:
  2. Enormous; gigantic
  3. Huge; immense; tremendous.
Of enormous size or magnitude; huge.
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  1. Of enormous size or magnitude; huge.
  2. Very large; like a giant
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  1. Very large.
  2. Exceedingly large in size, extent, or amount, especially for its kind:
  3. Very big; huge; colossal; enormous; immense
Alternative capitalization of Herculean.
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  1. Alternative capitalization of Herculean.
  2. Of unusual size, power, or difficulty.
  3. Calling for great strength, size, or courage; very difficult to do
Impressive in size or scope; grand:
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  1. Impressive in size or scope; grand:
  2. Having, displaying, or characteristic of the qualities appropriate to a hero; courageous:
  3. Of a size or scale that is larger than life:
(Informal) Contributing in a major way to success; very important:
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  1. (Informal) Contributing in a major way to success; very important:
  2. Of exceedingly great scope or nature:
  3. Very large; gigantic; immense
(Obs.) Unmeasured; limitless; infinite
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  1. (Obs.) Unmeasured; limitless; infinite
  2. Very great in size, extent, or amount:
  3. Very large; vast; huge
Especially large or powerful.
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Of enormous size, extent, or amount; huge.
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  1. Of enormous size, extent, or amount; huge.
  2. Any of various extinct elephants of the genus Mammuthus, having long, upwardly curving tusks and thick hair. Mammoths grew to great size and lived throughout the Northern Hemisphere during the Ice Age.
  3. Very big; huge; enormous
(Mineralogy) Irregular in form, though occasionally crystalline in internal structure
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  1. (Mineralogy) Irregular in form, though occasionally crystalline in internal structure
  2. Large-scale; extensive
  3. Forming or consisting of a large mass; big and solid; bulky; ponderous
  1. Heavy; massive.
  2. Having great mass or bulk; massive.
  3. (Now Rare) Massive; weighty, bulky, etc.
Of, or pertaining to, the mastodon.
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Very heavy and powerful.
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  1. Very heavy and powerful.
  2. Imposing or awesome in size, degree, or extent:
  3. Remarkably large, extensive, etc.; great
(Informal) Extremely large; monstrous:
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  1. (Informal) Extremely large; monstrous:
  2. (Informal) Huge; enormous
Having the character or appearance of a monster
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  1. Having the character or appearance of a monster
  2. Very unnatural or abnormal in shape, type, or character
  3. Abnormally or prodigiously large; huge; enormous
Taking a great amount of time and effort to complete.
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  1. Taking a great amount of time and effort to complete.
  2. Large, grand and imposing. Fitting to be a monument to someone or something.
  3. Impressively large, sturdy, and enduring.
Having or full of mountains
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  1. Having or full of mountains
  2. Resembling a mountain in size; huge:
  3. Like or having the nature of a mountain, specif., very large, tall, steep, etc.
Extraordinary; marvelous:
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  1. Extraordinary; marvelous:
  2. Wonderful; amazing
  3. Of great size, power, extent, etc.; enormous; huge
Of or like an oracle; prophetic
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  1. Of or like an oracle; prophetic
  2. Prophetic; oracular; pretending to foretell events.
  3. Of extraordinary size and power.
Remarkable; outstanding:
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  1. Remarkable; outstanding:
  2. Astonishingly great or large
  3. Extremely large in amount, extent, or size; enormous:
Of enormous scope, power, or influence:
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  1. Of enormous scope, power, or influence:
  2. Relating to or containing titanium, especially with valence 4.
  3. Having great stature or enormous strength; huge or colossal:
Wonderful, amazing, extraordinary, etc.
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  1. Wonderful, amazing, extraordinary, etc.
  2. Extremely large in amount, extent, or size; enormous:
  3. Very large; great; enormous
Very great in scope or import:
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  1. Very great in scope or import:
Extraordinary
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  1. Extraordinary
  2. Very fine; impressive:
  3. Very large; huge:
(Informal) Extraordinarily large or great; colossal
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  1. (Informal) Extraordinarily large or great; colossal
  2. Exceptionally large:
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