Definition of gigantesque in English:


Syllabification: gi·gan·tesque
Pronunciation: /ˌjīgənˈtesk/

Entry from US English dictionary


  • Like or appropriate to a giant: these figures, gigantesque and caricatured, haunted my dreams a gigantesque feat


early 19th century: from French, from Italian gigantesco, from Greek gigas, gigant- (see giant).

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