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brobdingnagian (adj.)

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

updated on January 06, 2013

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Definitions of brobdingnagian from WordNet

Brobdingnagian (adj.)
huge; relating to or characteristic of the imaginary country of Brobdingnag;
Brobdingnagian (adj.)
unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope; "the vast accumulation of knowledge...which we call civilization"- W.R.Inge;
Synonyms: huge / immense / vast
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