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Meaning of "giantess" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIANTESS

giantess  [ˈdʒaɪəntɛs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIANTESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Giantess is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIANTESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Giantess

A giantess is a female giant. The term may refer either a mythical being resembling a woman of superhuman size and strength or a human woman of exceptional stature, often the result of some medical or genetic abnormality.

Definition of giantess in the English dictionary

The definition of giantess in the dictionary is a female mythical figure of superhuman size and strength, esp in folklore or fairy tales.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIANTESS


Altesse
ælˈtɛs
baronetess
ˌbærəˈnɛtɛs
citess
ˈsɪtɛs
cohostess
ˌkəʊˈhəʊstɛs
poetess
ˈpəʊɪtɛs
politesse
ˌpɒlɪˈtɛs
priestess
ˈpriːstɛs
saintess
ˈseɪntɛs
teth
tɛs
tristesse
trɪsˈtɛs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIANTESS

giant panda
giant peacock moth
giant pigfish
giant planet
giant powder
giant sequoia
giant size
giant slalom
giant star
giant toad
giant tortoise
giant-killing
giant-like
giant-sized
Giant´s Causeway
gianthood
giantism
giantly
giantry
giantship

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIANTESS

air hostess
countess
dance hostess
hermitess
high priestess
hostess
interpretess
prelatess
presidentess
prophetess
varletess
viscountess

Synonyms and antonyms of giantess in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «giantess» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIANTESS

Find out the translation of giantess to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giantess from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giantess» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

女巨人
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

giganta
570 millions of speakers

English

giantess
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

राक्षसी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

العملاقة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

великанша
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

giganta
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দানবী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

géante
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gergasi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Riesin
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

大女
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

giantess
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banget
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sự khổng lồ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

giantess
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दिग्गज
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dev gibi kadın
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

gigantessa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

olbrzymka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

велетка
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

giantess
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

giantess
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

reuzin
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

giantess
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

jotunkvinnen
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giantess

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIANTESS»

The term «giantess» is quite widely used and occupies the 51.985 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIANTESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «giantess» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «giantess» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giantess

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIANTESS»

Discover the use of giantess in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to giantess and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Giantess of Shima 4
One day fate sends another soul her way. He is a young naval officer by the name of Max Worth. Can lonely Ulla make a relationship with this man? What will he think of the giantess of Shima 4?
Arthur J. Brear, 2011
2
The Giantess
Through the friendship of a kind neighbor, a young giantess discovers that her height is no obstacle to happiness.
Eveline Hasler, 1997
3
World's Tallest Woman: The Giantess of Shelbyville High
As a young adult, Sandy Allen was named by the Guinness Book of World Records as the Tallest Woman in the World: seven-feet-seven-and-a-quarter inches tall.
Rita Rose, 2008
4
More Custom Stories From Choiseul
THE GIANTESS WHO ATE CHILDREN Christopher Konasa One day the people from the big village decided to go to the garden. The children were left at home because the road to the garden went past the giantess's home. The giantess lived ...
Theresia Vulivulnana & 14 others
5
The Turf Register and Sportsman & Breeder's Stud-book: ...
Giantess was own sister to Forced, by Match'em, out of Holly Loiiglegs, by Babrani, vol. 1, page 201. At Newmarket Craven Meeting, 1773, Giantess wona Sweepstakes of 200gs each, h. ft. (6 subscribers) for fillies, 7st. 10!b. each, the last three ...
William Pick, R. Johnson, 1805
6
The Greenwood Library of American Folktales [Four Volumes]
The young man ran away. He carried the money and ran. He already saw the Giantess come. The young man was out of breath, and jumped to one side. Now another man ran from there and carried the money. The Giantess came in a hurry .
Thomas A. Green, 2006
7
Curious New England: The Unconventional Traveler's Guide to ...
Good thing, because it houses oversized memorabilia — the belongings of the Maine Giantess, Sylvia Hardy. Though largely forgotten today, Ms. Hardy was a wonder of her era. She traveled with P. T. Barnum, was best friends with Mrs. Tom ...
Joseph A. Citro, Diane E. Foulds, 2004
8
Meeting the Other in Norse Myth and Legend
In these tales the helpful giantess/enchanted lady appears only after the fights with giant-figures (who in t>orsteins saga Vikingssonar have become human, although one is an enchanter and the other is called Jokull 'Glacier', a common ...
John McKinnell, 2005
9
Boys' Life
A heavily laden packhorse slowed their pace. The giantess sang as she draped the blankets. "We couldn't raise a finger," said Sir Percy. The footprints were fully six feet in iength. Suddenly a huge pair of feet came into view. wailed the knight's  ...
10
Memoirs of an Icelandic Bookworm
But he had only walked a little ways when he discovered that he was being pursued by an enormous giantess and another smaller one. The larger giantess took such big steps that he saw she would soon catch up with him. Now he said to ...
JóNa E. Hammer, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIANTESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term giantess is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot shows Comic Con California who's …
One is an Amazonian superheroine, another is an unstoppable superagent, and last but not least is a giantess female knight. On Saturday night ... «Al-Bawaba, Jul 15»
2
Hale Center Theater Orem's 'Into the Woods' is clever, fresh …
After she reclaims her beauty and loses her powers, she's left trying to convince the others they must give Jack to the giantess if they want to ... «Deseret News, Jul 15»
3
Maria Sharapova: Serena's Coach Will Never Say Nice Words About …
A far better athlete than either 6 foot plus giantess (Maria and Venus). More complete a tennis player. Vika has 3 issues. An unsettled life that ... «Tennis-X.com, Jul 15»
4
Hooray! 15 of the best NYC ticker tape parades
October 28, 1886: New York threw its first ever ticker-tape parade to celebrate the dedication of the green giantess herself, the Statue of Liberty. «HLNtv.com, Jul 15»
5
10 Things You May Not Know About P.T. Barnum
Despite his association with sideshow acts like the Nova Scotia Giantess and Zip the Pinhead, Barnum was also responsible for introducing ... «History, Jul 15»
6
'Outlander' Season 2 Bringing in a New Cast Member from 'Harry …
She is known as Madame Maxine, a half-giantess in the “Harry Potter” films. De la Tour will play the role of Mother Hildegarde, Paris L'Hospital ... «Movie News Guide, Jul 15»
7
Outlander Casts Harry Potter Actress as Season 2's Mother Hildegarde
Frances de la Tour, known for her portrayal of towering Beauxbatons headmistress/half-giantess Madame Maxime in the Harry Potter films, will ... «TVLine, Jun 15»
8
Lavinia Warren: Half of the 19th Century's Tiniest, Richest Power …
Sometimes she did a double act with Silvia Hardy–a giantess from Maine. They bunked together on the boat and became fast, if unlikely, ... «Atlas Obscura, Jun 15»
9
Actors prepare to fill many roles in HCTO's 'Into the Woods'
A giantess stomps through the land seeking revenge, characters stray from their vows and everyone is trying to assign blame for the many ... «Deseret News, Jun 15»
10
Tom Norman's granddaughter criticises Bradley Cooper's Elephant …
He changed his name from Tom Noakes to Tom Norman and soon acquired several acts: a 'Fat Lady', a 'Giantess', an armless carpenter, ... «Daily Mail, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Giantess [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/giantess>. Feb 2021 ».
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