Definitions for colossalkəˈlɒs əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. colossal, prodigious, stupendous(adj)

    so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe

    "colossal crumbling ruins of an ancient temple"; "has a colossal nerve"; "a prodigious storm"; "a stupendous field of grass"; "stupendous demand"

Wiktionary

  1. colossal(Adjective)

    Extremely large or on a great scale.

    A single puppy can make a colossal mess.

  2. Origin: From colossal, formed from colossus, from κολοσσός.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Colossal(adj)

    of enormous size; gigantic; huge; as, a colossal statue

  2. Colossal(adj)

    of a size larger than heroic. See Heroic

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. colossal, L. colosseus. See Colossus.]

Freebase

  1. Colossal

    Colossal was an indie-punk band from Elgin, Illinois. Formed in 2001, they are currently on hiatus. They have one EP and one full-length, and have appeared on multiple compilations. Their lyrics and musicianship display a depth much like that found in math rock.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of colossal in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of colossal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anthony Banbury:

    In terms of its overall mission, thanks to colossal mismanagement, the United Nations is failing.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The giant wave of the science has no mercy; when this colossal wave comes, it will sweep away anything untrue!

  3. Fabien Chine:

    By not increasing tariffs enough we have loaded a colossal backlog in today's charges on to future generations.

  4. Vitaly Mutko:

    We have done work on anti-doping that no other country has been able to do, we have invested colossal resources in fighting against this.

  5. Steve Brusatte:

    Only after these ancestral Tyrannosaurs evolved their clever brains and sharp senses did they grow into the colossal sizes of T. rex, tyrannosaurs had to get smart before they got big.

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