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[hyoo-juh s or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu dʒəs or, often, ˈyu-/
Origin of hugeous
First recorded in 1520-30; huge + -ous
Related forms
hugeously, adverb
hugeousness, noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • He heaved a hugeous sigh then and looked at the waiting man.

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  • There towered the shoulders of Mr. Pericles; his head looking diminished by the hugeous collar.

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  • "hugeous," "Thank you most dumbly," were among the sallies of wit which Ivan hurled at his audience from time to time.

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  • My better half has written a 'hugeous' novel, and she is going to read it aloud to-day.

  • Now the giant no sooner heard this valiant challenge than he rushed forth to the combat, armed with a hugeous crowbar of iron.

    English Fairy Tales

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