Definition of gargantua in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɡärˈɡan(t)SHo͞oə/

Entry from US English dictionary


A person of great size; a giant.
Example sentences
  • He caricatured the umbrella-toting King as a Gargantua being stuffed with gold by dutiful midgets.

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Syllabification: gar·gan·tu·a

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