Synonyms of giant


1. giant, animal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, fauna

usage: any creature of exceptional size

2. colossus, behemoth, giant, heavyweight, titan, important person, influential person, personage

usage: a person of exceptional importance and reputation

3. giant, enterprise

usage: an unusually large enterprise; "Walton built a retail giant"

4. giant, hulk, heavyweight, whale, large person

usage: a very large person; impressive in size or qualities

5. giant, goliath, behemoth, monster, colossus, anomaly, unusual person

usage: someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful

6. giant, imaginary being, imaginary creature

usage: an imaginary figure of superhuman size and strength; appears in folklore and fairy tales

7. giant star, giant, star

usage: a very bright star of large diameter and low density (relative to the Sun)


1. elephantine, gargantuan, giant, jumbo, large (vs. small), big (vs. little)

usage: of great mass; huge and bulky; "a jumbo jet"; "jumbo shrimp"

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Definition and meaning of giant (Dictionary)