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gigantic

gi·gan·tic

gigantic

 
pronunciation:
jaI gaen tihk
part of speech: adjective
definition: exceptionally big; huge, as a giant.
The blue whale is truly a gigantic creature.The shoe store is having a gigantic sale next week.
 
synonyms:
colossal, cyclopean, enormous, great, huge, humongous, immense, jumbo, mammoth, monstrous, prodigious, titanic, tremendous
antonyms:
tiny
similar words:
big, gargantuan, large, monster, monumental, mountainous, oversize, stupendous, towering
derivation: gigantically (adv.)