noun, plural co·los·si [kuh-los-ahy] /kəˈlɒs aɪ/, co·los·sus·es.
Origin of colossus
Examples from the Web for colossi
I'll take you to the tombs of the Kings, and to the Colossi when the sun is setting.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
No time to study the features of the Colossi, or to search for the grave of Major Tidwell.It Happened in Egypt|C. N. Williamson
Far off rise up from the plain two mighty seated statues, the Colossi, set up by Amenhetep iii.Round the Wonderful World|G. E. Mitton
There is no place that I know on the earth which has the peculiar, bright, ineffable calm of the plain of these Colossi.The Spell of Egypt|Robert Hichens
It would seem that all the colossi were of stone, especially of280 the harder kinds.A History of Art in Ancient Egypt, Vol. II (of 2)|Georges Perrot