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Titanesque

[tahyt-n-esk] /ˌtaɪt nˈɛsk/
adjective
1.
Titanlike; Titanic.
Origin of Titanesque
1880-1885
1880-85; < French; see Titan, -esque
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  • Suddenly Max Graub rose, his bulky form and great height giving him an almost Titanesque appearance in the gloom of the chamber.

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British Dictionary definitions for Titanesque

Titanesque

/ˌtaɪtəˈnɛsk/
adjective
1.
resembling a Titan; gigantic
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