Share this entry

epic
British English: /ˈɛpɪk/
American English: /ˈɛpɪk/

Translation of epic in German:

adjective

  • 1 epic subject
    Stoff für ein Epos
  • 2 (of heroic type or scale) (literal or figurative)
    groß (Seereise, Entdeckungsfahrt)
    epic film
    Filmepos Neutr.
    epic book
    monumentaler Roman
    Epos Neutr. [figurative]

noun

  • Epos Neutr.
    (film) [Film]epos Neutr.
    (book)
    monumentaler Roman
    Epos Neutr. [figurative]
    folk/national epic
    Volks-/Nationalepos Neutr.

Definition of epic in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: