tiny vs giant vs huge

tiny

Definitions

adjective

  1. very small

Examples

One might be optimistic and say that, given it's their job to judge a book by the words on the page rather than by the stushie surrounding it, one can expect them to be more concentrated in the category of detached shruggers; one can expect a higher standard of scrutiny, surely.

In a 1983 ad, the Gillette man was depicted as the tiny weakling on a basketball court full of giants; his shaver, he said, helped him even the odds.

At the other end of the social scale were the king and a tiny group of powerful men, all of them rentiers who lived in style on the revenues of their great estates.

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giant

Definitions

noun

  1. an imaginary figure of superhuman size and strength; appears in folklore and fairy tales
  2. any creature of exceptional size
  3. a very large person; impressive in size or qualities
  4. someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful
  5. a very bright star of large diameter and low density (relative to the Sun)
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adjective

  1. of great mass; huge and bulky

Examples

The giant cross has become a familiar landmark to generations of San Franciscans.

The largest of these primitive ‘trees’ were giant lycopods reaching upwards of 20 meters, but most of the plants grew to less than a meter above the ground.

The social networking giant has admitted excluding views of less than three seconds from its figures.

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