Meaning of Cyclopean


Pronunciation: (sī"klu-pē'un, sī-klop'ē-un), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or characteristic of the Cyclops.
  2. (sometimes l.c.) gigantic; vast.
  3. (usually l.c.)formed with or containing large, undressed stones fitted closely together without the use of mortar: a cyclopean wall.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: