Colossal vs. Gigantic: What's the Difference?
Colossal and Gigantic Definitions
Of great size, extent, or amount; immense.
Exceedingly large in size, extent, or amount, especially for its kind
A gigantic toadstool.
Of great scope or consequence; monumental
A colossal blunder.
Very great in scope or importance
A gigantic mistake.
Extremely large or on a great scale.
A single puppy can make a colossal mess.
Amazingly spectacular; extraordinary; epic.
(slang) Excellent; very good or exciting.
This band is going to be gigantic.
Of enormous size; gigantic; huge; as, a colossal statue.
In the manner of a giant. en
Of a size larger than heroic. See Heroic.
Of extraordinary size; like a giant.
So great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe;
Colossal crumbling ruins of an ancient temple
Has a colossal nerve
A prodigious storm
A stupendous field of grass
Such as a giant might use, make, or cause; immense; tremendous; extraordinarly; as, gigantic deeds; gigantic wickedness.
When descends on the AtlanticThe giganticStrom wind of the equinox.
So exceedingly large or extensive as to suggest a giant or mammoth;
A gigantic redwood
A mammoth ship
A mammoth multinational corporation