Definition of gazillion in English:


Line breaks: ga|zil|lion
Pronunciation: /gəˈzɪljən
(also kazillion)


North American informal
  • A very large number or quantity (used for emphasis): gazillions of books
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    • Do we become more tired, more staid, as we get older because our energy is scattered over a gazillion different presents in a gazillion different realities?
    • It's a book that gave me nightmares as a kid, and fired the imaginations of thousands, if not gazillions of children and adults alike.
    • There must be a bazillion gazillion of the things.



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  • After my gazillionth round of Pac-Man, I realize I'm slightly hungry.
  • This is the gazillionth remake of the cinema perennial.
  • I was readying the noon meal and had been summoned to her room for what seemed the gazillionth time, when I just lost it.


1970s: fanciful formation on the pattern of billion and million.

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