brobdingnagian brobdingnagian  /b ˌrɔb dɪɡ ˈnæ ɡi ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) huge; relating to or characteristic of the imaginary country of Brobdingnag
  2. (adj) unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope

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Usage(s):

  1. Yvonne Younis, 7, lay down on a brobdingnagian desk top, twelve times normal size, beside a ruler in the same scale and found that she is 4 in.
  2. That is the $56 billion scheme for safeguarding the proposed MX system, a brobdingnagian shell game meant to foil a Soviet attack on the missiles.
  3. Gregory Peck, indomitable as ever, was the leader of a crack World War II commando unit dispatched to destroy a brobdingnagian Nazi artillery unit.

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