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gazillion

[ guh-zil-yuhn ]
/ gəˈzɪl yən /
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noun Informal.
an extremely large, indeterminate number.
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Origin of gazillion

First recorded in 1915–20; ga-, variant of ka- + zillion
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British Dictionary definitions for gazillion

gazillion
/ (ɡəˈzɪljən) informal /

noun plural -lions or -lion
(often pl) an extremely large but unspecified number, quantity, or amountgazillions of people turned up
determiner
  1. amounting to a gazilliona gazillion types to choose from
  2. (as pronoun)I found a gazillion under the sink

Word Origin for gazillion

C20: on the model of million
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