Brobdingnagian (adj.)

Brobdingnagian (adj.)

Of or pertaining to Brobdingnag.  Enormous, huge, far larger than is customary for such a thing. Colossal; of extraordinary height; gigantic. After Brobdingnag, a country in Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift, where everything was enormous.

Example:

Italy has always been described as ‘the brobdingnagian boot’.

 

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