- of a huge or gigantic size; of or suited to a giant.
Origin of gigantesque
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Historical Examples of gigantesque
But le père Bellefort, Valerie, he is gigantesque, like his son.Rosin the Beau
Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards
Everything about this great composer was gigantesque, as became a giant.Genius in Sunshine and Shadow
Maturin Murray Ballou
Flaubert scribbled on Du Camp's letters another of his favourite expletives, Gigantesque!Egoists
Two or three gigantesque meeting-houses, featureless and sombre, domineer over the roofs around them.Uppingham by the Sea
John Henry Skrine
There was something, too, in its order, by which it resembled the gigantesque features of the old Greek master.