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.
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.
Find another word for monstrous. In this page you can discover 59 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for monstrous, like: stupendous, prodigious, enormous, abnormal, preposterous, uncanny, horrible, terrible, atrocious, large and unnatural.
These figures were monstrous and incredible.'
The Swords of the Titans are monstrous blades, eight in number, 50 ft.
The animal attains what in this order is the monstrous size of 9 in.
Some monstrous cones lend no support to the axillary-bud theory.