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Synonyms for epicepic

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  1. epicnoun

    épopée, epos, epical

  2. epicnoun

    Of, or relating to, an epic.

    Beowulf is an epic poem.

    épopée, epos, epical

  3. epicadjective

    Momentously heroic; grand in scale or character

    The book was an epic in four volumes.

    epos, épopée, epical

  4. epicadjective

    Extending beyond the usual or ordinary; extraordinary, momentous, great.

    The after-prom party was epic.


Princeton's WordNet

  1. epic poem, heroic poem, epic, eposadjective

    a long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds

    epos, heroic poem, epic poem

    little, small

  2. epic, heroic, larger-than-lifeadjective

    very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale)

    "an epic voyage"; "of heroic proportions"; "heroic sculpture"

    heroical, epical, heroic, larger-than-life, desperate, grand, expansive

    little, small

  3. epic, epicaladjective

    constituting or having to do with or suggestive of a literary epic

    "epic tradition"

    heroic, larger-than-life, epical

    little, small

Editors Contribution

  1. cool

    Submitted by ryan_1 on July 14, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. epicadjective


  2. epicnoun

    narrative, poem, epic poem, heroic poem

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "epic":

    manas, odyssey, saga

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How to use epic in a sentence?

  1. Scott Gimple:

    The season finale will be a conclusion that promises an epic story ahead. It’s about setting up season eight but also beyond.

  2. Paul Dergarabedian of comScore:

    Jeff Bock, a box office analyst with Exhibitor Relations, declared to Variety. But Ben-Hur isn't the only epic fail. Proving that Americans aren't impressed with much of Hollywood's summer slate, there have been multiple flops, including the Ghostbusters remake, Alice Through The Looking Glass, Star Trek Beyond, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, Independence Day: Resurgence, The Legend of Tarzan, Warcraft, X Men: Apocalypse, and the Steven Spielberg directed fantasy, The BFG. Still, as The Wrap just reported, North American ticket sales are up 2.84 percent over 2015 receipts at this time. The films have cumulatively earned an astounding $4.14 billion domestic in figures calculated from 108 days after the first Friday in May until Aug. 22. This summer suffered from the problem of perception versus reality.

  3. Chris Pratt:

    This ups the ante for the last one in every way and shape you can imagine, it’s funnier, it moves faster, it’s richer, it has more dynamic stories, deeper emotional pull … we get to spend more time storytelling and less time giving expository backstory and origin story. It’s emotionally driven, character driven, relationship driven, epic space supernova that explodes and it’s bigger brighter faster than any movie you have ever seen.

  4. Ani Meinhold:

    Before you step into an epic line, read the menu to see what's being served, so often people get to the front and realize that they can't or won't eat what's being served.

  5. Trap Beckham:

    Had to delete everything due to the rules, it was epic for sure. If any videos surface it’s going viral. He danced the whole time. Nobody ever seen Obama like this before.

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