Behind the main body was a huge mass of white metal like a gigantic
fisherman's basket, and puffs of green smoke squirted out from the joints of the limbs as the monster swept by me.
Danglars opened his enormous eyes on hearing this gigantic
He turned toward the colonel and saw him lift his gigantic
arm and calmly stroke his mustache.
The book represents, to a certain extent, the conflict between the author's earlier and later methods of composition, but the gigantic
conception of the 'White Whale,' as Hawthorne expressed it, permeates the whole work, and lifts it bodily into the highest domain of romance.
Below them, the roads, intersected by "nullahs," a sort of instantaneous torrent, were soon rendered impracticable, entangled as they were, besides, with thorny thickets and gigantic
lianas, or creeping vines.
The towers, on whose exterior surface he was frequently seen clambering, like a lizard gliding along a perpendicular wall, those two gigantic
twins, so lofty, so menacing, so formidable, possessed for him neither vertigo, nor terror, nor shocks of amazement.
Porthos seized this gigantic
stone at its base, applied his robust shoulder, and gave a heave which made the wall crack.
For them all, that old-fashioned house with its gigantic
mirrors, pre-Revolution furniture, powdered footmen, and the stern shrewd old man (himself a relic of the past century) with his gentle daughter and the pretty Frenchwoman who were reverently devoted to him presented a majestic and agreeable spectacle.
Next marched into the tunnel the army of gigantic
Growleywogs, with their Grand Gallipoot at their head.
Birds flew through the air and cunning white rabbits darted amongst the tall grasses and green bushes; Dorothy noticed even the ants toiling busily along the roadway, bearing gigantic
loads of clover seed; but of people there were none at all.
he said, "that I am gigantic
in strength, handsome in shape, and powerful in attack.
Two of them were young students from a medical college a few miles away; the third was a gigantic
negro known as Jess.
At a crossing we noticed, in the direction of the stockyards, a gigantic
pillar of smoke.
Advancing over the litter of gods and bones, Balatta whimpering at his heels, Bassett entered the shadow of the Red One and passed on under its gigantic
overhang until he touched it with his finger- tips.
It is probable that we shall end by giving it gigantic
dimensions; but however great may be the difficulties in the way, our mechanical genius will readily surmount them.