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Brobdingnagian

[brob-ding-nag-ee-uh n] /ˌbrɒb dɪŋˈnæg i ən/
adjective
1.
of huge size; gigantic; tremendous.
noun
2.
an inhabitant of Brobdingnag.
3.
a being of tremendous size; giant.
Origin
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Brobdingnagian

/ˌbrɒbdɪŋˈnæɡɪən/
adjective
1.
gigantic; huge; immense
Word Origin
C18: from Brobdingnag, an imaginary country of giants in Swift's Gulliver's Travels (1726)
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brobdingnagian

adj.

"huge, immense, gigantic," 1728, from Brobdingnag + -ian.

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