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Goliath

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Noun

1. goliath

(Old Testament) a giant Philistine warrior who was slain by David with a slingshot

2. behemoth, colossus, giant, goliath, monster

someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful

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Goliath

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noun
Old Testament
a Philistine giant from Gath who terrorized the Hebrews until he was killed by David with a stone from his sling (I Samuel 17)

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Goliath

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noun
1.  Bible
the Philistine giant killed by David with a stone shot from a sling: 1 Sam. 17:4, 49
2.  [also g-]
any person, esp. an adversary, thought of as being a giant or gigantic

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Goliath

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In the Bible, a giant Philistine warrior who was slain by David with a stone and sling.
n.
A person or thing of colossal power or achievement.

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