A large, dangerous man •Nearly always used affectionately of a man by a woman (1940s+)
Chico, the big ape that has also been mentioned, was often vicious and stubborn.
The very next day he told Okun Archibong that he had seen his wife in the forest with a big ape.
There could not exist a more vicious brute than the big ape Gargousse, who was even more savage with children than his master.
The trouble was that the big ape she was trying the stuff on seemed at least as adept and with twice her muscle.
And she replied that a big ape had taken it up a tree and was looking after it for her.
I got that message, I tell you; it was radioed by someone or by something—sent direct to that big ape's brain.
Approaching them was the "big ape" he had seen at the altar.
I only want to examine the track he left, so as to settle in my mind whether it was really a crazy human being or a big ape.
There wasn't only Rodan to get past; there was Dutch, the big ape with the dangling pistol.
The big ape, sleeping soundly, emitted a snore so human, that Piang laughed.