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Synonyms of terrific in English:


  • 1 there was a terrific bang
    tremendous, huge, massive, gigantic, colossal, mighty, great, very great, very big, prodigious, formidable, sizeable, considerable;
    intense, extreme, extraordinary, excessive, inordinate
    informalmega, whopping, whopping great, humongous
    British informalwhacking, whacking great, ginormous
    [Antonyms] slight, imperceptible
  • 2 informal a terrific game of top-quality football you look terrific!
    consummate, perfect
    informalsuper, great, smashing, amazing, amazeballs, fantastic, tremendous, phenomenal, sensational, incredible, heavenly, divine, stellar, gorgeous, dreamy, grand, fabulous, fab, fabby, fantabulous, brill, awesome, magic, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, ace, crack, cool, mean, bad, wicked, mega, crucial, mind-blowing, far out, A1, sound, out of this world, marvy, spanking
    British informalbrilliant, brill, bosting
    North American informalpeachy, dandy, jim-dandy, neat, badass, boss, radical, rad, boffo, bully, bitching, bodacious, crackerjack
    Australian/New Zealand informalbeaut, bonzer
    South African informalkif, lank
    black Englishdope, def, phat
    informal, , datedgroovy
    British informal, , datedcapital, champion, wizard, corking, cracking, ripping, spiffing, top-hole, topping, beezer
    North American informal, , datedswell, keen
    vulgar slangshit-hot
    [Antonyms] dreadful, awful, horrible
  • 3 archaic terrific scenes of slaughter and destruction See dreadful (sense 1)
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