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leviathan

adjective

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leviathan

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of leviathan

  1. something that is unusually large and powerful a leviathan of the seas, that cruise ship is said to be the largest passenger vessel afloat Synonyms behemoth, blockbuster, colossus, dinosaur, dreadnought, elephant, Goliath, jumbo, giant, mammoth, mastodon, monster, titan, whale, whopperRelated Words amazon, giantess; bulk, hulk; heavyweight; juggernaut, steamrollerNear Antonyms lightweight, weakling, wimp, wisp; nonentity, twerp, whippersnapperAntonyms diminutive, dwarf, half-pint, midget, mite, peewee, pygmy (also pigmy), runt, shrimp



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