behemoth definition

  • noun:
    • anything huge in proportions or energy.
    • an enormous animal, probably the hippopotamus, described into the Bible.
    • an excellent and great beast Jesus reveals Job in Job 40:15-24.
    • outstanding and great monster.
    • a thing that has the qualities of great energy and could, and monstrous proportions.
    • An animal, probably the hippopotamus, described in Job xl. 15-24.
    • one thing of large size or great power.
    • An animal talked about in Job xl. 15–24; probably, from details provided, a hippopotamus, but occasionally taken for a few various other animal, or even for a kind of the largest land-animals generally.
    • some one or something that is uncommonly big and powerful
    • someone of exemplary importance and reputation

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