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ga·zil·lion

 (gə-zĭl′yən)
n.
Informal An indefinitely large number: "The crowd cheered wildly ... as gazillions of balloons poured down from the rafters" (Tom Shales).

[On the model of million, billion, etc.]

gazillion

(ɡəˈzɪljən)
n, pl -lions or -lion
(often pl) an extremely large but unspecified number, quantity, or amount: gazillions of people turned up.
determiner
a. amounting to a gazillion: a gazillion types to choose from.
b. (as pronoun): I found a gazillion under the sink.
[C20: on the model of million]

ga•zil•lion

(gəˈzɪl yən)
n.
Informal. an extremely large, indeterminate number.
[1975–80; ga-, variant of ka- + zillion]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gazillion - a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole); "there were millions of flies"
large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity - an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude
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He'd been some official in the first Clinton administration, and now he'd accepted an endowed chair in our poly sci department, because out here in the middle of nowhere they would pay him kazillions of dollars and he could hide from the Scorned Woman.
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