whopping


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whop·ping

 (wŏp′ĭng, hwŏp′-) Slang
adj.
Exceptionally large: "yet another whopping pay raise" (Lee Atwater).
adv.
Used as an intensive: a whopping good joke.

[ Present participle of whop.]

whopping

(ˈwɒpɪŋ)
adj
informal uncommonly large

whop•ping

(ˈʰwɒp ɪŋ, ˈwɒp-)

adj. Informal.
1. very large of its kind; thumping: We caught four whopping trout.
adv.
2. extremely; exceedingly: a whopping big lie.
[1615–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.whopping - (used informally) very largewhopping - (used informally) very large; "a thumping loss"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
big, large - above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a large city"; "set out for the big city"; "a large sum"; "a big (or large) barn"; "a large family"; "big businesses"; "a big expenditure"; "a large number of newspapers"; "a big group of scientists"; "large areas of the world"
Adv.1.whopping - extremely; "they all were whopping drunk"

whopping

adjective gigantic, great, big, large, huge, giant, massive, enormous, extraordinary, tremendous, monstrous, whacking (informal), mammoth, prodigious, fuck-off (offensive taboo slang), elephantine, humongous or humungous (U.S. slang) Planned spending amounts to a whopping $31.4 billion.

whopping

adjective
Translations
كَبير، هائِل
enorm
baromi nagyóriási
milzigs, neiedomajams
velikánsky

whopping

[ˈwɒpɪŋ] ADJ (also whopping great) → enorme, grandísimo

whopping

hwɒpɪŋ] adj (= big) [fee] → exorbitant(e); [increase] → spectaculaire; [lie, mistake] → énorme
a whopping 85% of the vote → un pourcentage écrasant de 85% des suffrages
whopping great, whopping big → maous(se) , mahous(se)
a whopping great chocolate cake → un gâteau au chocolat maous

whopping

adj (inf)Mords- (inf), → Riesen-; a whopping amountein Riesenbetrag m, → ein Mordsbetrag m (inf); a whopping big fishein mordsgroßer Fisch (inf), → ein Monstrum ntvon einem Fisch (inf)

whopping

[ˈwɒpɪŋ] adj (fam) (also whopping great) → enorme

whopping

(ˈwopiŋ) adjective
(informal) (also whopping great) huge; very large or big. a whopping lie; a whopping great deficit.
References in classic literature ?
His answer was not cheering to my spirits, for it consisted of two dismal words, 'With whopping.'
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