gi·​gan·​tesque ˌjī-ˌgan-ˈtesk How to pronounce gigantesque (audio)
: of enormous or grotesquely large proportions

Examples of gigantesque in a Sentence

a gigantesque poster of the rock star covered most of the wall

Word History

First Known Use

1821, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of gigantesque was in 1821

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Cite this Entry

“Gigantesque.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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