Sentences with word «giant»

Giants (from Latin and Ancient Greek: "gigas", cognate giga-) are beings of human appearance, but prodigious size and strength common in the mythology and legends of many different cultures. (Wikipedia) (See all definitions)
(Benefit to Baby Bunching... some things can be tackled like a giant band aid... rip it off all at once!)
PARENTING
Speaking at an NPP branch meeting in Paris, on Saturday, Nana Akufo-Addo explained that whilst some neighbouring countries have made giant strides in the last five years, Ghana, however, within the same time frame, and under the leadership of President Mahama, is going backwards.
POLITICS
I love making homemade jam/marmalades and made two giant vats of citrusy strawberry marmalade after going berry picking with some friends.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
An amendment by the U.S. Treasury to its Russian sanctions program may greatly reduce the restrictions on aluminium giant Rusal, Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jean Sebastien Jacques said.»
BUSINESS
Having favorites creates giant «I Hate You» stories.
PARENTING
As suggested by a report in The Guardian, the Premier League seems to have become obsessed with giant goalies in recent years but just because Chelsea, Man City and Man United have keepers over 6ft 4in does not necessarily mean that we have to.
SPORTS
Taking a look in my fridge, I surmised that I had three beautiful squashes (two giant zucchini and one lovely yellow squash) left from the gift brought to me by a neighbor earlier in the week (nothing better than homegrown!)
FOOD & BEVERAGES
It looks terrible for the bank, and, as Warren said, it appears to her as though «a giant bank cheats the little guys, and the executives line their own pockets.»
BUSINESS
It is a systemic reality that is worldwide in nature; it is the pinnacle of the giant global war machine.
RELIGION
How do you manage a system of thousands of staff members doing bits and pieces of research on giant grants spread all over the world?
SCIENCE
The energy giant announced a 2.3 % increase to its quarterly dividend from.43 to.44 per share.
BUSINESS
ALBANY, NY — A giant wine and liquor wholesaler whose employees engaged in «pay to play» schemes to win business in Upstate New York has been hit with the largest civil fine in the history of the New York State Liquor Authority.
POLITICS
The two he hit at Stoke secured a priceless away victory, with Everton taking a giant step towards replicating their stellar home form on away territory.
SPORTS
The round, if completed, would bump Airbnb ahead of Chinese taxi and ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing as the third-most valuable tech startup in the world.
BUSINESS
So no, I didn't mean for this to turn into a giant love letter to her, but maybe that is what's appropriate.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
The position of the Swiss market players is illuminating: While market giant UBS raised its pool by 2.1 percent to 1,037 advisors, archrival Credit Suisse only employed 590 advisors by the end of 2017, a decline of 7.8 percent (see accompanying table).
BUSINESS
The number of giant pandas in the wild is reportedly on the rise, and satellite data suggest that a steady decline in the species» habitat has been halted.
SCIENCE
When my husband forgets to make a new pitcher of tea, there's a giant ruckus.
PARENTING
You'll need to create an indentation, sort of like a giant thumbprint cookie.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
The conflict: Detroit moviegoer Joshua Thompson filed a class-action lawsuit against theatre giant AMC last month, accusing the chain of price-gouging customers on popcorn and other snacks.
BUSINESS
In Plunkitt's case, the matter involved legislation to remove giant gas storage tanks in New York City, called «gashouses.»
POLITICS
People don't like to think, and forcing them to do math in their head is like setting down a giant brick wall in front of their shopping cart.
BUSINESS
Beware of giant potatoes from outer space and have a great weekend, love!
FOOD & BEVERAGES
Speculation has been mounting that Canadian giant Saputo — which has an agreed $ 8-per-share cash bid for WCB — would switch targets because of WCB's crowded register and look at Bega.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
Intelligence, a giant pile of science shows, isn't fixed.
BUSINESS
«We focus on how to transform a baked good such as a cookie or cake into a pie,» she says, making it no surprise that it evokes a giant gooey chocolate chip cookie studded with pecans, nestled inside piecrust.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
Then, of course, there are the churches that want to build a giant building right in the middle of a quiet residential area, and even though the entire community is upset about the traffic this mega church will cause during the nights and weekends, the church uses their freedom of assembly to defend their right to construct their building anywhere they please.
RELIGION
It can rescue the individual from being smothered by giant structural explanations, the prospect that Tocqueville feared.
RELIGION
As much as I love giant salads, it's nice to have some variety.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
Former Intel president Renée James has joined the board of directors of business technology giant Oracle.
BUSINESS
In the ongoing season of La Liga, giant team Barcelona is standing on the top position on the point table.
SPORTS
Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average for the benchmark 30-year fixed-rate mortgage was 3.46 percent, up from 3.43 percent last week.
BUSINESS
Some people like to partially fill their rag dolls with beans or rice to give a heavier weight, but this is not recommended for children under the age of three or children who are rough on their dolls or you'll have a giant mess later.
PARENTING
Nothing is more satisfying then a giant burp coming from your precious bundle of joy.
PARENTING
In Tofino, B.C., I filled up on raw almonds, giant medjool dates, and a little brown paper sack of chocolate-coconut energy balls at Green Soul Organics, which sustained me through two long shoot days and a return flight.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
The retail giant announced it would be raising the minimum wage for US employees to $ 11 an hour, and giving out bonuses of up to $ 1000.
PARENTING
For the first time, our community had rallied around one political candidate, and the result of our effort was intoxicating, along with the realization that our community was a «sleeping giant» and could make the difference in electing our public officials.
POLITICS
Schlotzsky's ® Makes History as Newest GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS ™ Title Holder for Larger-Than-Life Mural in Austin, Texas Thousands of sandwich-lovers contributed to a giant -LSB-...]
FOOD & BEVERAGES
It's been a while since I've been to a game, and I confess that the vast sea of people, the music and singing and food, the giant elephant statue making it's way down the boulevard in the back of a pickup truck, and general religious fervor of the whole enterprise reminded me a bit of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in India, which honors the Elephant deity.
RELIGION
Frye pressed Clarkson and asked why we don't have the bones of these giant humans, but couldn't get a solid response.
SPORTS
Wild backyard parties at Bronx «B&B» feature strippers, lewd whipped cream acts, giant TV screens and DJs spinning loud music as revelers party into the wee hours of the night Legislation will be introduced to stop one - and two-family homes -LSB-...]
POLITICS
Social networking giant Facebook Inc. has hired former Snapdeal chief product officer Anand Chandrasekaran to help develop strategies for its Messenger app.
BUSINESS
giant center compartment with robust velcro fastener, ideal for storing your personal things.
PARENTING
But earlier this week ecommerce giant Alibaba announced another major investment in a facial recognition software business, leading a $ 600M Series C round in Hong Kong-based SenseTime — as one possible rival example.
BUSINESS
New research shows that more than four billion years ago, the surface of Earth was heavily reprocessed — or mixed, buried and melted — as a result of giant asteroid impacts.
SCIENCE
Tech giant Uber's experiments with autonomous cars have been making a stir.
SCIENCE
Recent visitors saw the immaculate shell of a giant living experiment, one of the most spectacular ghost labs in the world.
SCIENCE
My mom gave me a giant jar of local honey from a farm (also very inexpensive), and the rest is history.
PARENTING
This article was originally published on this site Banking giant HSBC saw pre-tax profits fall 4 % in the first three months of 2018, as
BUSINESS
Among Sullivan's favorite interactions: Donning witch noses to mimic Milan Lucic's lengthy schnoz, unfurling a giant Santa's Naughty List around Christmastime, sporting Hugh Hefner-style smoking jackets and pipes, and ribbing a noted pest about an old flame during the 2011 Stanley Cup finals.
SPORTS
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