Synonyms

1. sequoia

noun. ['sɪˈkwɔɪə'] either of two huge coniferous California trees that reach a height of 300 feet; sometimes placed in the Taxodiaceae.

Synonyms

  • family Cupressaceae
  • Sequoiadendron giganteum
  • big tree
  • giant sequoia
  • California redwood
  • Cupressaceae
  • Sierra redwood
  • cypress family
  • Sequoia gigantea
  • Sequoia Wellingtonia
  • cypress
  • redwood
  • Sequoia sempervirens

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Words that Rhyme with Giant Sequoia

  • paranoia
  • sequoyah
  • montoya
  • tafoya
  • nagoya
  • lozoya
  • latoya
  • hadoya
  • bedoya
  • toya
  • soya
  • moya
  • loya
  • goya

Example sentences of the word giant-sequoia


1. Noun Phrase
One of the main attractions on and around the festival site are the giant sequoia redwoods.

2. Noun Phrase
The coast redwood is often confused with its cousin, Sequoia gigantea, the giant sequoia.

3. Noun Phrase
The redwood and giant sequoia are Pacific Northwest natives.

4. Noun Phrase
The giant sequoia is one of the tallest trees in the world, growing up to 280 feet tall.

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. giant

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

Antonyms

  • nonpregnant

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. 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))

6. giant

noun. ['ˈdʒaɪənt'] a very bright star of large diameter and low density (relative to the Sun).

Synonyms

  • star

Antonyms

  • inconspicuous
  • ungenerous

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. giant

noun. ['ˈdʒaɪənt'] an imaginary figure of superhuman size and strength; appears in folklore and fairy tales.

Synonyms

  • Mimir
  • Jotunn
  • ogre
  • Jotun
  • imaginary being
  • giantess
  • Cyclops
  • Argus

Antonyms

  • mild
  • temperate
  • soft
  • light

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

8. giant

noun. ['ˈdʒaɪənt'] someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful.

Synonyms

  • unusual person
  • anomaly
  • monster
  • behemoth
  • goliath

Antonyms

  • gnomish
  • size
  • puny
  • flyspeck

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

9. giant

noun. ['ˈdʒaɪənt'] a very large person; impressive in size or qualities.

Synonyms

  • large person
  • heavyweight
  • whale

Antonyms

  • atomic
  • microscopic
  • slender
  • miniscule

Etymology

  • γίγας (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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