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Origin of monumental
Examples from the Web for monumentally
There are monumentally successful shows that nobody in the business ever watches.Alec Baldwin & Robert Carlock On How They Made '30 Rock' So Funny|Alec Baldwin, Robert Carlock|February 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Yet as has been true to date, the costs are monumentally high and the risks are well understood.Chaos Over New Elections Deepens Fear of a Greece Chain Reaction|Zachary Karabell|May 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
What the congressman did was monumentally dumb, as he is the first to admit.Should Weiner Resign? Daily Beast Contributors Weigh In|The Daily Beast|June 7, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Sending a young woman a lewd photo is not an impeachable offense, but it is monumentally bad judgment.
"We were monumentally relevant to the world of wine," states Kluge.
Although in real life the policeman is so monumentally respectable and solid, on the stage he is never anything but comic.Adventures and Enthusiasms|E. V. Lucas
This conversation, the reader perceives, is not monumentally grand or important.Miss Ravenel's conversion from secession to loyalty|J. W. de Forest
The loss of life in the construction of this road, serious as it was, has been monumentally exaggerated.The Panama Canal|Frederic Jennings Haskin
Western Asia is monumentally eloquent of her name, and even the Behistun inscriptions of Darius have been placed to her credit.Myths & Legends of Babylonia & Assyria|Lewis Spence
The average Englishman is tremendously knowledgable about his own concerns and monumentally ignorant about all other things.Europe Revised|Irvin S. Cobb
c.1600, "pertaining to a monument," from Late Latin monumentalis "pertaining to a monument," from monumentum (see monument). From 1650s in the loose sense of "vast, stupendous." Related: Monumentally.