Antonyms for giant:
little, dwarf, bantam, minute, undersized, infinitesimal, bitty, wee, dinky, runt, half-pint, midget, pocket, smallish, minuscule, diminutive, microscopic, tiny, dwarfish, miniature, puny, teeny-weeny, teensy-weensy, little bitty, teensy, teeny, microminiature, small.
Synonyms for giant:
muscleman, Pythonic, shorty, king-size, mastodonic, he-man, squirt, walloping, gamine, beanpole, pipsqueak, Massy, Mr. Universe, leviathan, Gigantesque, cyclopean, amazon, samson, Brobdingnagian, Bunyanesque, string bean.
Other synonyms and related words:
whopper, shrimp, mastodonic, goliath, pharaonic, monstrous, herculean, behemoth, leviathan, heavyweight, beanpole, giant star, fiend, mountainous, mighty, Lusus Naturae, ogre, heroic, demon, king-size, Pythonic, whacking, titan, monstrosity, skeleton, Brobdingnagian, titanic, muscleman, peanut, outsize, monster, hulk, galactic, shorty, teras, monumental, colossus, high, jumbo, amazon, planetary, astronomical, super, walloping, supersized, Massy, whale, whopping, Mega, cyclopean, Vasty, samson, cosmic, brute, stupendous, Bunyanesque, Gigantesque, freak, super-duper, pipsqueak, clam, manikin.
great, baggy, prodigious, mammoth, enormous, elephantine, vast, cavernous, magnificent, impressive, awesome, huge, majestic, roomy, sizable, gigantic, towering, lofty, expansive, bulky, massive, copious, comprehensive, grand, soaring, ample, tremendous, spacious, capacious, gargantuan, extensive, generous, big, humongous, grandiose, large, colossal, voluminous, immense, princely.
very large (adjective)
cyclopean, gargantuan, titanic, humongous, immense, vast, mountainous, mammoth, big, herculean, jumbo, gigantic, super-duper, enormous, colossal, monstrous, elephantine, huge, Brobdingnagian, prodigious.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
brute, he-man, gamine, beanpole, amazon, manikin.
Sense 6 (noun)
extremely large person (noun)
Usage examples for giant:
- This continued for three or four times, for the giant was " game"; but finally he was " thrashed to a standstill," as the expression has it. - "The Young Man and the World", Albert J. Beveridge.
- He is quite a giant, Nan; but he looks very good- natured. - "Not Like Other Girls", Rosa N. Carey.
- " I think maybe I see something to shoot when I come after you, like you tell me to do," spoke the giant. - "Tom Swift and his Wizard Camera or, Thrilling Adventures while taking Moving Pictures", Victor Appleton.