from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of enormous size or magnitude; huge.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. very large; like a giant
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Befitting a giant; bombastic; magniloquent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Gigantic in character or quality; befitting a giant.
French, from Italian gigantesco, from gigante, giant, from Latin gigās, gigant-; see giant.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
French, ultimately from Italian gigantesco (Wiktionary)