Examples of giantism in a Sentence
the American taste for giantism: big cars, big houses, big servings of food
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The extraordinary success of the giant three-ring circus gave rise to other forms of exportable American giantism, such as amusement parks, department stores, and shopping malls.
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First Known Use of giantism
Synonymsenormity, enormousness, immensity, gigantism, hugeness, immenseness, magnitude, massiveness, prodigiousness, vastitude, vastness
Antonymsdiminutiveness, minuteness, tininess
Related Wordsbigness, extensiveness, greatness, largeness, sizableness, voluminousness, weightiness; awesomeness, grandness, stupendousness, tremendousness; boundlessness, limitlessness; ampleness, capaciousness, commodiousness, spaciousness; excessiveness, extravagance, extremeness, gaudiness, grandiosity, immoderacy
Near Antonymslittleness, puniness, smallness; triviality
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