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heckuva

[ hek-uh-vuh ]
/ ˈhɛk ə və /
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adjective, adverb Informal.

heck of a.Compare heck1 (def. 2).

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Origin of heckuva

A phonetic spelling representing heck of a in continuous rapid speech
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