Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

Word: gargantuan

Definition: huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel


Sentences Containing 'gargantuan'

It appeared in episode 24 when Washuu threw a card at Cigogne, transforming him into a gargantuan grotesque robot.
Later (about 1966) The Greyhound Corporation reorganized again, into just two humongous divisions, named as the Greyhound Lines East (GLE) and the Greyhound Lines West (GLW); even later (about -70) it eliminated those two divisions, thereby leaving a single gargantuan undivided nationwide fleet.
Snicket describes the tree as gargantuan: Its trunk was so wide that the Baudelaires could have stood behind it, along with an elephant, three horses, and an opera singer, and not have been seen from the other side.
The gargantuan novel was published in folio format with 1334 pages.
The gargantuan task of synthesizing the thousands of volumes of records pertaining to the Company over the period indeed required a coherent approach embedded in a structural model of the Company's various operations.
Ultimately, the Vault Hunters confront, battle, and defeat Handsome Jack himself, but arrive too late to prevent him from opening the Vault. Handsome Jack summons The Warrior, a gargantuan dragon-like lava creature, and orders it to kill the Vault Hunters.
Don't forget to visit the world's best grammar check website (it's FREE)

More Vocab Words

::: advocate - speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
::: dissuade - persuade not to do; discourage; N. dissuasion
::: lustrous - shining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
::: pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
::: sap - diminish; weaken; undermine the foundations of (a fortification); Ex. The element kryptonite sapped his strength.
::: commonplace - ordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark
::: hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
::: catharsis - purging or cleansing of any passage of the body; purging and weakening of strong emotions as a result of experiencing a dramatic work of art
::: offhand - casual; done without prior thought or preparation
::: communal - held in common; public; of a group of people; of a commune