Origin of gigantesque
Examples from the Web for gigantesque
Flaubert scribbled on Du Camp's letters another of his favourite expletives, Gigantesque!Egoists|James Huneker
Two or three gigantesque meeting-houses, featureless and sombre, domineer over the roofs around them.Uppingham by the Sea|John Henry Skrine
Everything about this great composer was gigantesque, as became a giant.Genius in Sunshine and Shadow|Maturin Murray Ballou
In a city like ours, every thing should be in keeping, and the predominant principle should be the gigantesque.
There was something, too, in its order, by which it resembled the gigantesque features of the old Greek master.