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Noun: epic  e-pik
  1. A long narrative poem telling of a hero's deeds
    - epic poem, heroic poem, epos
Adjective: epic  e-pik
  1. Very imposing or impressive; surpassing the ordinary (especially in size or scale)
    "an epic voyage";
    - heroic, larger-than-life
     
  2. Constituting or having to do with or suggestive of a literary epic
    "epic tradition";
    - epical

Derived forms: epics

See also: big, large

Type of: poem, verse form

Encyclopedia: Epic