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 Meanings and Examples of GIANT
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giant
 n.  person of extraordinary strength or powers, bodily or intellectual
Example Sentence: (38 in 3 pages)
1  Adidas and Reebok are two of the world's best known consumer brands, but they're in the shadow of Nike, the giant of the sportswear industry.
2  On the southern end of Sakhalin island, giant bulldozers and earth moving equipment are ripping up the ground.
3  In what you might call a giant washing machine, agitation and heat begin to separate the bitumen from the sand.
4  The giant redwoods and high cliffs dwarf the elegant Ahwahnee Hotel, making it appear a modest lodge rather than an imposing hostelry.
5  Who lives in numerous residential communities and works in the giant business centers?
6  Telescopes across the world, and in Earth orbit, will be watching the giant spray of debris thrown out by the impact.
7  Chinese scientists said they've produced a cloned embryo of a giant panda.
8  Anyone who passes up the opportunity to snuggle a giant fuzzy animal is clearly a fool.
9  Dressed as a dead man in a giant's suit, a 19-year-old stowaway escapes the country in a coffin by keeping alive hope.
10  He is a giant in the field of physics.
11  "Why, Mr. Crusoe," said the savage heating the giant caldron, "we'd love to have you for dinner!"
12  A giant redwood had fallen across the highway, blocking all four lanes: the road was impassable.
13  One of the top pianists of today, she is a giant, consistently brilliant.
14  A low rumble is heard in the distance, suddenly Chodin comes over the horizon riding on a giant ant.
15  DNA tests have shown that this giant creature belonged to a subspecies of tortoise found on an island that the British explorer never visited.
Classic Sentence: (69 in 5 pages)
1  Abel was a shrewd, grave giant, illiterate, kind of heart, older than the other boys and with as good or better manners in the presence of ladies.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
2  The town she was now seeing was like a baby grown overnight into a busy, sprawling giant.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER VIII
3  As she half rose from her seat to look closer, the giant caught sight of her and his black face split in a grin of delighted recognition.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
4  The South had been tilted as by a giant malicious hand, and those who had once ruled were now more helpless than their former slaves had ever been.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVII
5  Atlanta these days was like a giant plant which had been cut to the ground but now was springing up again with sturdier shoots, thicker foliage, more numerous branches.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXXVIII
6  Reluctantly he slid out of his hiding place, a giant ragged figure, bare-footed, clad in denim breeches and a blue Union uniform jacket that was far too short and tight for his big frame.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIV
7  She could never make plain to the weeping giant what a convent was.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER XLIV
8  Sometimes I think she's like the giant Antaeus who became stronger each time he touched Mother Earth.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche
Get Context   In CHAPTER LVII
9  Suddenly they heard a remote sound, like the hum of a giant insect, and following the high-road, which wound whiter through the surrounding twilight, a black object rushed across their vision.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Get Context   In BOOK 1: Chapter 6
10  She saw the prairie, flat in giant patches or rolling in long hummocks.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER III
11  All about me giant grasshoppers, twice as big as any I had ever seen, were doing acrobatic feats among the dried vines.
My Antonia By Willa Cather
Get Context   In BOOK 1. The Shimerdas: II
12  He had only been there four months, and he was young, and a giant besides.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Get Context   In Chapter 2
13  They spread in vast clouds overhead, writhing, curling; then, uniting in one giant river, they streamed away down the sky, stretching a black pall as far as the eye could reach.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Get Context   In Chapter 2
14  He smiled briefly when he saw men dodge and duck at the long screechings of shells that were thrown in giant handfuls over them.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
Get Context   In Chapter 22
15  For I was sick, almost to death; and when, through the panic, everybody else fled, Scipio worked for me like a giant, and actually brought me back into life again.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX