[ UK /ˈɛpɪk/ ]
[ US /ˈɛpɪk/ ]
[ US /ˈɛpɪk/ ]
- a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
constituting or having to do with or suggestive of a literary epic
very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale)
of heroic proportions
an epic voyage
How To Use epic In A Sentence
- The finishing line may be in sight but the final lap is shaping up to be an epic battle. Times, Sunday Times
- The four frame pic showing the red hotel collapsing is epic. Typhoon Morakot, The Damage Done | My[confined]Space
- AMEN: Grassroots Football is an incredible interactive roadbook from photographer Jessica Hilltout that depicts the essence of soccer as experienced throughout the African continent. Daniel Maree: Six Positively Promising World Cup Campaigns You Might Have Missed
- The artist had depicted her lying naked on a bed.
- Difficulty shows what men are. Epictetus
- _The Terrace at Berne_ has been already dealt with, but that mood for epicede, which was so frequent in Mr Arnold, finds in the _Carnac_ stanzas adequate, and in _A Southern Night_ consummate, expression. Matthew Arnold
- 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.
- But going back to the days when I was seeing these epics first time round, in the fleapits and bug-hutches of south-east Leeds - most of them converted music halls or disused chapels - we didn't give a hoot what the title of the film was.
- The epic cricket battle between England and Australia has sparked a deluge of wagers. The Sun
- Virgo has been depicted as a winged maiden holding a palm branch in her left hand and an ear of corn in her right.