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humongous

[hyoo-muhng-guh s, -mong- or, often, yoo-]
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adjective Slang.
  1. extraordinarily large.
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Origin of humongous

1965–70, Americanism; expressive coinage, perhaps reflecting huge and monstrous, with stress pattern of tremendous
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immense, prodigious

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British Dictionary definitions for humongous

humongous

adjective
  1. exceptionally large; huge
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Word Origin for humongous

C20: of uncertain origin
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Word Origin and History for humongous

adj.

also humungous, by 1972, American English, apparently a fanciful coinage from huge and monstrous.

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