gentle giant

Definition of gentle giant

  1. a large but gentle person or animal

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  belonging to a family of high social station

    :  chivalrous

    :  honorable, distinguished

  1. :  a person of gentle (see 1gentle 1a) birth or status

  1. :  to raise from the commonalty :  ennoble

    :  to make gentler

    :  to make (an animal) tame and docile

  1. :  a legendary humanlike being of great stature and strength

    :  a living being of great size

    :  a person of extraordinary powers

  1. :  having extremely large size, proportion, or power

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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