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1. giant

adjective. ['ˈdʒaɪənt'] of great mass; huge and bulky.

Synonyms

  • big
  • large
  • elephantine
  • jumbo

Antonyms

  • little
  • juvenile
  • female
  • male

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Gas Giant

  • supergiant
  • compliant
  • reliant
  • obryant
  • o'bryant
  • obriant
  • o'briant
  • defiant
  • pliant
  • client
  • bryant
  • briant
  • alliant
  • wyant
  • wiant

2. giant

noun. ['ˈdʒaɪənt'] any creature of exceptional size.

Synonyms

  • animal
  • creature
  • fauna
  • animate being
  • beast

Antonyms

  • mental
  • flora
  • normality
  • stingy

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. giant

noun. ['ˈdʒaɪənt'] an unusually large enterprise.

Antonyms

  • nonpregnant

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. giant

noun. ['ˈdʒaɪənt'] a person of exceptional importance and reputation.

Synonyms

  • personage
  • heavyweight
  • influential person
  • important person
  • behemoth
  • titan

Antonyms

  • insignificant
  • noncomprehensive
  • thin person
  • minor

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container.

Synonyms

  • gaseous state
  • state

Antonyms

  • stay
  • impure
  • defeat

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

6. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely.

Synonyms

  • bottled gas
  • propylene
  • blowing gas
  • afterdamp
  • inert gas
  • butene
  • greenhouse gas
  • phosphine
  • hydrogen
  • teargas
  • butane
  • butylene
  • nitrogen
  • producer gas
  • blow gas
  • ozone
  • atomic number 8
  • propene
  • air
  • atmosphere
  • atomic number 9
  • poison gas
  • Cl
  • fluorine
  • ideal gas
  • N
  • nitrogen dioxide
  • sewer gas
  • cyanogen
  • mephitis
  • atomic number 1
  • fumes
  • propane
  • arsine
  • exhaust
  • formaldehyde
  • lachrymator
  • compressed gas
  • tear gas
  • fluid
  • firedamp
  • chlorine
  • methanal
  • inhalant
  • liquefied petroleum gas
  • ethylene
  • nitric oxide
  • noble gas
  • sulfur dioxide
  • H
  • ethene
  • phosgene
  • water gas
  • oxygen
  • F
  • atomic number 7
  • argonon
  • O
  • sulphur dioxide
  • atomic number 17
  • sublimate
  • greenhouse emission
  • lacrimator
  • methane
  • perfect gas
  • air gas

Antonyms

  • succeed
  • inhale
  • stay in place
  • come

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

7. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a volatile flammable mixture of hydrocarbons (hexane and heptane and octane etc.) derived from petroleum; used mainly as a fuel in internal-combustion engines.

Synonyms

  • leaded gasoline
  • leaded petrol
  • unleaded gasoline
  • gasohol
  • napalm
  • gasolene
  • fuel
  • unleaded petrol
  • petrol
  • hydrocarbon

Antonyms

  • unleaded gasoline
  • beginning
  • failure
  • complain

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

8. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a state of excessive gas in the alimentary canal.

Synonyms

  • physiological condition
  • flatulence
  • physiological state
  • flatulency

Antonyms

  • unchangeable
  • nondisposable
  • gaseous
  • solid

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

9. gas

noun. ['ˈgæs'] a pedal that controls the throttle valve.

Synonyms

  • foot lever
  • auto
  • car
  • accelerator
  • motorcar
  • aeroplane
  • gas pedal
  • treadle
  • automobile
  • gun
  • foot pedal
  • machine
  • accelerator pedal
  • pedal
  • plane
  • airplane

Antonyms

  • anticyclone
  • cyclone
  • refresh
  • fill

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

10. gas

verb. ['ˈgæs'] attack with gas; subject to gas fumes.

Synonyms

  • attack
  • teargas

Antonyms

  • deposit
  • inferior
  • dissatisfaction

Etymology

  • gas (Dutch)

Example sentences of the word gas-giant


1. Noun Phrase
Neptune is classified as one of our solar system's "gas giant" planets, meaning it does not have a solid surface and is largely a collection of swirling clouds and gas.

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