|Origin:||epicus, from Greek epikos, from epos 'word, speech, poem'|
Related topics: Literature
an epic book, poem, or film tells a long story about brave actions and exciting events:
an epic tale of mutiny on the high seas
an epic event continues for a long time and involves brave or exciting actions:
his epic journey to South America
very large and impressive:
He had produced a meal of epic proportions.