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megabuck

[meg-uh-buhk]
noun Informal.
  1. one million dollars.
  2. megabucks, very large sums of money.
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Origin of megabuck

First recorded in 1945–50; mega- + buck1
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Examples from the Web for megabuck

Historical Examples

  • Then he could have taken Scotty's Megabuck unit and given it to Joe.

    The Electronic Mind Reader

    John Blaine

  • "And you can be the Megabuck Moose, you big ox," Rick finished.

  • Now he got a Megabuck unit, put the earplug into place, and tried again.

    The Pirates of Shan

    Harold Leland Goodwin

  • I'll leave my Megabuck unit on the boat, and we'll depend on Chahda's.

    The Pirates of Shan

    Harold Leland Goodwin

  • If possible, you will deliver a Megabuck radio unit to Shannon and Briotti.

    The Pirates of Shan

    Harold Leland Goodwin


British Dictionary definitions for megabuck

megabuck

noun
  1. US and Canadian slang
    1. a million dollars
    2. (as modifier)a megabuck movie
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