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co·los·sal

 (kə-lŏs′əl)
adj.
1. Of great size, extent, or amount; immense. See Synonyms at enormous.
2. Of great scope or consequence; monumental: a colossal blunder.

[French, from Latin colossus, colossus; see colossus.]

co·los′sal·ly adv.
Translations

colossally

[kəˈlɒsəlɪ] ADVcolosalmente, descomunalmente

colossally

[kəˈlɒsəli] adv (= tremendously) to be colossally successful → avoir un succès phénoménal
to be colossally disappointing → être une immense déception
to be colossally destructive → être effroyablement destructeur/trice

colossally

adv (= immensely) (+adj) → wahnsinnig, unheimlich; (+vb) → enorm, extrem; colossally expensivewahnsinnig teuer
References in classic literature ?
Petty and sordid as it was, it was one face of the many-faced machine that loomed colossally, in every city and state, in a thousand guises overshadowing the land.
Barton beamed broadly upon him, and was colossally gracious.
Throw in the three struggling core members and Corey Crawford's nearly two-month injury absence, and you get a colossally disappointing season.
But those few extra minutes could create a colossally different experience for anyone coming downtown to meet for an hour or a quick lunch.
The colossally destructive behaviour of the rich is permitted; the infractions of the poor are deemed intolerable.
Kensington and Chelsea, a flagship Tory council, has colossally failed, but it is outrageous for Sajid Javid to attempt to tar every local council with the same brush.
Wade as, 'one of the worst, colossally erroneous Supreme Court decisions of all time.
He said that the GCC member states hope that the US would not ratify the act that could constitute a dangerous precedent in international relations, as it will colossally breach established international principles that are based on the sovereign equality among states.
Pakistan's geostrategic location coupled with the growing global interest in the potential of Gwadar port and the recent launch of a series of projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor have colossally increased the expansion potential of this industry in Pakistan.
What a colossally wasteful expenditure of time, energy and government resources.
Massive Bosses: Battle against colossally scaled bosses dwarfing several screen sizes.
Naturally, Xavier and his mutant pals aren't about to see humanity wiped out, setting the scene for a colossal, and colossally boring, showdown on the streets of Cairo.