Definition of cyclopean in English:

cyclopean

Line breaks: cyc|lo¦pean
Pronunciation: /ˌsʌɪkləˈpiːən
 
, sʌɪˈkləʊpɪən/
(also cyclopian)

adjective

  • 1Denoting a type of ancient masonry made with massive irregular blocks: cyclopean stone walls
    [by association with the great size of the Cyclops]
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    • We were at the bus stop in front of the cyclopean walls built by King Herod in the 1st century BCE.
  • 2Of or resembling a Cyclops: a cyclopean eye

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