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  • adj. very large; huge; vast
  • adj. monstrous in character; inhuman; atrocious; fierce

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Very great; huge; vast; also, monstrous in character; inhuman; atrocious; fierce.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.


Latin immanis. (Wiktionary)



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  • Superlatives grow tame and wane.
    A boast grown stale is a claim innane.
    It's hard to extol
    The old Super Bowl
    So next year it's The Game Immane.

    January 31, 2015

  • (Archaic) 1. Monstrous in size or strength; huge, vast, enormous, tremendous. 2. Monstrous in character; inhumanly cruel or savage.

    February 12, 2008