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gargantuan

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adjective gar·gan·tuan \-wən\

Simple Definition of gargantuan

  • : very large in size or amount

Full Definition of gargantuan

  1. :  tremendous in size, volume, or degree :  gigantic, colossal <gargantuan waterfalls>

Examples of gargantuan

  1. a creature of gargantuan proportions

  2. <people seem to be buying ever more gargantuan SUVs these days>



Origin of gargantuan

Gargantua


First Known Use: 1596


GARGANTUAN Defined for Kids

gargantuan

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adjective gar·gan·tuan \gär-ˈgan-chə-wən\

Definition of gargantuan

  1. :  extremely large or great :  huge <a gargantuan dinosaur>





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