Synonyms for 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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