behemoth

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Definition: (noun) Someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful. Synonyms: colossus, goliath, monster, giant. Usage: Little Nick was surprisingly excited as the trainers lifted him onto the elephant, and he showed no fear as he rode the behemoth around the ring. Discuss

harum-scarum

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Definition: (adjective) Cheerfully irresponsible. Synonyms: devil-may-care, happy-go-lucky, slaphappy, freewheeling, carefree. Usage: I was a harum-scarum, reckless lad, and he had had an education, and was already marked for the sword-belt. Discuss