Goliath definition

gə-līəth
A person or thing of colossal power or achievement.
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In the Bible, a giant Philistine warrior who was slain by David with a stone and sling.
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(bible, person, proper) The Philistine giant killed by the young David with a stone shot from a sling: 1 Sam. 17:4, 49
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Alternative capitalization of Goliath.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
goliath
Plural:
goliaths

Origin of goliath

  • After Goliath

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition