Goliath Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"Goliath" in British English

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Goliathnoun

uk   us   /ɡəˈlaɪ.əθ/
[C usually singular] (also goliath) a very ​large and ​powerfulperson or ​organization: The ​country is being ​seen as the Goliath (= the most ​powerful) of the ​region. [S not after the] in the ​Bible, a giant (= ​extremelytall man) who was ​killed by the ​boy David ​throwing a ​stone at him
(Definition of Goliath from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Goliath" in Business English

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Goliathnoun [C]

uk   us   /ɡəˈlaɪəθ/ disapproving
a ​big powerful ​organization: He ​transformed the ​firm from a ​small family-run sports ​company into an ​international Goliath.
(Definition of Goliath from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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