titan
Pronunciation Noun

titan (plural titans)

  1. Something or someone of very large stature, greatness, or godliness.
    • 2014, Michael White, "Roll up, roll up! The Amazing Salmond will show a Scotland you won't believe ↗", The Guardian, 8 September 2014:
      In that context Scotland's fate is a modest element, a symptom of wider fragmentation of the current global order, a footnote to the fall of empire and the Berlin Wall, important to us and punchdrunk neighbours like France and Italy, a mere curiosity to emerging titans like Brazil.
Translations
  • French: titan
  • German: Titan
  • Russian: тита́н
  • Spanish: titán

Titan
Pronunciation Noun

titan (plural titans)

  1. Any of the race of giant gods in Greek mythology that preceded and was overthrown by the Olympian gods.
Synonyms Translations Proper noun
  1. (Greek mythology) Another name for Helios, a personification of the Sun.
  2. (astronomy) The largest moon of the planet Saturn.
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