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synonyms for colossus

  • Gargantua
  • Hercules
  • Samson
  • behemoth
  • cyclops
  • giant
  • goliath
  • leviathan
  • mammoth
  • titan
  • Godzilla
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How to use colossus in a sentence

The 1997 merger with McDonnell Douglas followed the classic General Electric industrial conglomerate model of combining several different businesses into a colossus under a single corporate management.
HOW BOEING WAS SET ON THE PATH TO DISASTER BY THE CULT OF JACK WELCHCLIVE IRVINGNOVEMBER 29, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
That phase of colossus creation appears to have ended long ago.
RUMBLES ON MARS RAISE HOPES OF UNDERGROUND MAGMA FLOWSROBIN GEORGE ANDREWSFEBRUARY 1, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
On Monday, S&P Global announced it will merge with IHS Markit in a $44 billion all-stock deal, in the biggest corporate tie-up of 2020, creating a financial data colossus.
WALL STREET ON PACE FOR RECORD-BREAKING NOVEMBERHAMZA SHABANNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He believes, he has an instinct, that here is the heel of the German Colossus, otherwise immune to our arrows.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
He beckoned to a superb officer, splendid in his trappings—a blue-eyed colossus of nearly six-feet-six.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 147, SEPTEMBER 2ND, 1914VARIOUS
Shelby thought that there was a slight chance that the colossus might be able to read his lips even though he could not hear.
THE REVOLT OF THE STAR MENRAYMOND GALLUN
The ungainly, lumbering motor-boat, with a hulking colossus balanced at the tiller, dropped behind.
THE WASTED GENERATIONOWEN JOHNSON
The most eminent of this kind was the Colossus of Rhodes, a brazen statue of Apollo, one of the wonders of the world.
THE BOOK OF CURIOSITIESI. PLATTS
This colossus of the vegetable world was discovered in Senegal by the French botanist Adanson, in 1749.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
Teddy Jenks did, but the union gave the last known town address as the Colossus.
ASTOUNDING STORIES OF SUPER-SCIENCE FEBRUARY 1930VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO COLOSSUS

  • Hercules
  • behemoth
  • bulk
  • colossus
  • cyclops
  • elephant
  • hulk
  • jumbo
  • leviathan
  • mammoth
  • monster
  • mountain
  • ogre
  • polypheme
  • titan
  • whale
  • whopper
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.