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Usage examples for giant

  1. It lay there quite still, like some great, dead, evil giant – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. At length the giant said,- " I don't feel quite comfortable about that heart of mine." – The Light Princess and Other Fairy Stories by George MacDonald
  3. It is the speech of a giant nature. – The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne by William J. Locke
  4. And Victor smiled to himself when the giant had once more departed. – In the Brooding Wild by Ridgwell Cullum
  5. It would have to be a very strong Giant indeed that would dare to fight him! – Children of Borneo by Edwin Herbert Gomes
  6. For thousands of years our race struggled against that giant evil. – Daybreak: A Romance of an Old World by James Cowan
  7. Sir S. quoted as we stared up at the giant keep, seventy feet high, with its tremendous walls. – The Heather-Moon by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  8. The giant with him took things more as a matter of course. – The Professor's Mystery by Wells Hastings Brian Hooker
  9. But Don Pike's terror gave him the strength of a giant – Frank Merriwell's Reward by Burt L. Standish
  10. But he left her bruised and wearied as some young girl endeavoring to keep step with a giant – Seraphita by Honore de Balzac
  11. Now Tom's fame was spread more and more through the country, and he was no longer called plain Tom, but Mr. Hickathrift, and they feared his anger now almost as much as they did that of the giant before. –  by
  12. In 1867, compared with 1851, the Midland had made giant strides. – Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland by Joseph Tatlow
  13. Then the giant disappeared. – Twenty-two Goblins by Unknown
  14. Saul said to David: You cannot fight with this great giant – The Wonder Book of Bible Stories by Compiled by Logan Marshall
  15. What could he do against such a giant – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  16. The giant leaped briskly to one side. – Openings in the Old Trail by Bret Harte
  17. There is on the whole no reason to suppose the existence at all of classes of giant and dwarf stars, not any more than a classification of this kind can be made regarding the height of the men in a population. – Lectures on Stellar Statistics by Carl Vilhelm Ludvig Charlier
  18. Suddenly the giant swung round and looked at the spot where Davia had been standing. – In the Brooding Wild by Ridgwell Cullum
  19. Odin, who was from the first the wisest and strongest of the gods, gazed upon the huge corpse of the slain giant and then called the other gods about him. – Journeys Through Bookland Volume Four by Charles H. Sylvester
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