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colossal

1. (in figure sculpture) approximately twice life-size
2. Architect of or relating to the order of columns and pilasters that extend more than one storey in a façade
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Wade and its descendants represent one of the worse, colossally erroneous Supreme Court decisions of all time.
Much of Eddie the Eagle is familiar and formulaic, but it's still enjoyable watching this cartoonish little man tackle this colossally dangerous sport -- and then he actually gets in the Olympics and the film takes on another dimension, as if about to question its own formula.
And while filmgoers hoped for what was promised of Jesse Eisenberg's Lex Luthor in the trailer, and that this would be "the greatest gladiator match in the history of the world", it is fair to say that the film ultimately fails at creating an even mediocre battle between these two colossally famous characters.
So it goes when you're building one of the most colossally complex (and controversial) projects in the world.
Finally, Canada's Coast Guard icebreakers are aging, yet colossally ineffective procurement processes have resulted in the Royal Canadian Navy effectively having no new ice-breaking ships, only ones that are "ice-strengthened.
It's changed so colossally, but what I do remember is when we did the driving up onto the peak to do the beginning of the programme, I had the faintest feelings of memory of the way the trees overhang the roads, and the steepness of the road.
It's changed so colossally, but what I do remember is when we did the driving up onto the peak to do the very beginning of the programme, I had the faintest feelings of memory of the way the trees overhang the roads, and the steepness of the road.
The result is a colossally overproduced white elephant of a movie that obfuscates both its own protagonist and his important message with layer upon layer of unnecessary "style.
It would be colossally un-American to actually wait until Black Friday to begin one's holiday shopping, and those who organize events like the Castleberry Holiday Arts & Craft Festival, which is happening this weekend at DCU Convention Center, 50 Foster St.
And she drew huge crowds to the Williamsburg coast of the East River, where Walker's celebrated knack for strategic agitation was on colossally unsubtle display.
It would be absurd to argue that this was typical, but also colossally naive to believe it to be unique.
My tiny body perched on crumbling sandstone, I looked for the ghosts of a long-ago people who seemed to hover restlessly and colossally over our little town.