Definition of gigantic in English:

gigantic

Syllabification: gi·gan·tic
Pronunciation: /jīˈgantik
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

gigantically

Pronunciation: /-ik(ə)lē/
adverb
More example sentences
  • It's been a gigantically emotional day for me.
  • The odds were gigantically stacked against them.
  • Our enormous country is really a tiny principality, in which our leaders loom gigantically large in the quiet green landscape.

Origin

early 17th century (in the sense 'like or suited to a giant'): from Latin gigas, gigant- (see giant) + -ic.

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