gigantesque

[ jahy-gan-tesk ]
/ ˌdʒaɪ gænˈtɛsk /

adjective

of a huge or gigantic size; of or suited to a giant.

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Origin of gigantesque

1815–25; <French <Italian gigantesco, equivalent to gigantegiant + -esco-esque
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