Example sentences from the Web for gargantua
Rabelais wrote Gargantua here, in this city devoted to the most Pantagruelian of pleasures.
After Honoré Daumier caricatured King Louis Philippe as Gargantua, he was sent to prison.
Dinner was served, and the table more heavily laden with viands than the stomach of Gargantua.The Man With The Broken Ear|Edmond About
This important announcement is made by the Gargantua Company with a full realization of its significance.Of All Things|Robert C. Benchley
He was a descendant of Esau on his father's side, and of Gargantua on his mother's.The Days of Chivalry|Ernest Louis Victor Jules L'Epine
However, the high dignitaries of the church are not spared; for he says that Gargantua ‘se morvoit en archidiacre,’ vol.History of Civilization in England, Vol. 2 of 3|Henry Thomas Buckle
Touraine is like the Abbaye of Theleme, so vaunted in the history of Gargantua.Parisians in the Country|Honore de Balzac