Definition of whopping in English:

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whopping

Pronunciation: /ˈwɒpɪŋ/

adjective

informal
Very large: a whopping £74 million loss [as submodifier]: a whopping great lie
More example sentences
  • What a huge whopping lie, I thought with self-derision.
  • The sun is expected to survive for a whopping 10 million years, while massive stars live to be a mere 3 million years old because they burn up so fast.
  • I think my two favourite characters were Yoda, and the whopping big lizard that Obi-Wan was riding.
Synonyms
huge, massive, enormous, gigantic, very big, very large, great, giant, colossal, mammoth, vast, immense, tremendous, mighty, stupendous, monumental, epic, prodigious, mountainous, monstrous, titanic, towering, elephantine, king-sized, king-size, gargantuan, Herculean, Brobdingnagian, substantial, extensive, hefty, bulky, weighty, heavy, gross
informal mega, monster, whopping great, thumping, thumping great, humongous, jumbo, hulking, bumper, astronomical, astronomic
British informal whacking, whacking great, ginormous

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