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titanic

ti·tan·ic

titanic

 
 
pronunciation:
taI tae nihk
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having enormous size, strength, or power; colossal; huge.
A titanic explosion occurs and the star's matter is blown away.
similar words:
enormous, giant, gigantic, immense, jumbo, mammoth, monster, monstrous, tremendous
definition 2: (cap.) of or relating to the Titans.
definition 3: of, relating to, or containing titanium.
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part of speech: noun
definition: (cap.) the White Star Line passenger steamship, acclaimed for its size, speed, and durability, that sank on April 15, 1912 after striking an iceberg on its maiden voyage, killing over 1,500 people.
derivation: titanically (adv.)