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massive
used in The Killer Angels

10 uses
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Definition
very large in size, number, or effect
  • Massive wave of fire rolled over from the left.
    3.4 — Day 3 Chapter 4 (59% in)
  • Rather massive ladies, most of them, but one or two have charm.
    1.4 — Day 1 Chapter 4 (34% in)
  • It died in massive fire.
    1.4 — Day 1 Chapter 4 (48% in)
  • Off to the left there was massive firing.
    1.4 — Day 1 Chapter 4 (60% in)
  • Beyond that hill Lee could begin to feel the weight of the Union Army, the massive blue force pouring his way.
    1.4 — Day 1 Chapter 4 (79% in)
  • Chamberlain saw a glistening black chest, massive muscles.
    2.2 — Day 2 Chapter 2 (40% in)
  • The artillery fire was growing, becoming massive.
    2.4 — Day 2 Chapter 4 (7% in)
  • They passed massive boulders, the stumps of newly sawed trees, splinters of shattered ones.
    2.4 — Day 2 Chapter 4 (11% in)
  • At the end of the spur was a massive boulder.
    2.4 — Day 2 Chapter 4 (18% in)
  • Lee lifted his arm, pointed up the ridge in a massive gesture-"and there's where I'm going to strike him."
    3.2 — Day 3 Chapter 2 (8% in)

There are no more uses of "massive" in The Killer Angels.

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