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BEHEMOTH

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does behemoth mean? 

BEHEMOTH (noun)
  The noun BEHEMOTH has 2 senses:

1. someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful
2. a person of exceptional importance and reputation

  Familiarity information: BEHEMOTH used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BEHEMOTH (noun)


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Meaning:

Someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

colossus; behemoth; goliath; monster; giant

Hypernyms ("behemoth" is a kind of...):

anomaly; unusual person (a person who is unusual)


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Meaning:

A person of exceptional importance and reputation

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

titan; behemoth; colossus; giant; heavyweight

Hypernyms ("behemoth" is a kind of...):

important person; influential person; personage (a person whose actions and opinions strongly influence the course of events)


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