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synonyms for larger-than-life

  • brobdingnagian
  • colossal
  • elephantine
  • enormous
  • epic
  • gargantuan
  • giant
  • herculean
  • huge
  • immense
  • jumbo
  • mammoth
  • massive
  • monstrous
  • monumental
  • titan
  • towering
  • tremendous
  • vast
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How to use larger-than-life in a sentence

Ages back—let musty geologists tell us how long ago—'twas a lake, larger than the Lake of Geneva.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
Now, it immediately occurred to Davy that he had never in his whole life had all the plums he wanted at any one time.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Dean Swift was indeed a misanthrope by theory, however he may have made exception to private life.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
We shall recover again some or all of the steadfastness and dignity of the old religious life.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
It is the dramatic impulse of childhood endeavouring to bring life into the dulness of the serious hours.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Woman is mistress of the art of completely embittering the life of the person on whom she depends.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
Thus was the man left entirely to the devil, not even his life being reserved, as in the case of Job.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
And as she hesitated between obedience to one and duty toward the other, her life, her love and future was in the balance.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Good is set against evil, and life against death: so also is the sinner against a just man.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Our social life is aimless without it, we are a crowd without a common understanding.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
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WORDS RELATED TO LARGER-THAN-LIFE

  • brobdingnagian
  • colossal
  • elephantine
  • enormous
  • epic
  • gargantuan
  • giant
  • herculean
  • huge
  • immense
  • jumbo
  • larger-than-life
  • mammoth
  • massive
  • monstrous
  • monumental
  • titan
  • towering
  • tremendous
  • vast
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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