A remarkable or outstanding person or thing of its kind: a humdinger of a funny story
More example sentences
- People who can't wait until the end of October to get their live electronic fix will be pleased to hear that this weekend offers a few humdingers.
- Yes, there have been humdingers in the past, and as long as the prize exists it will doubtless continue to create controversy for its selections.
- It will be a humdinger.
early 20th century (originally US): of unknown origin.