beaucoup


beau·coup

adjective \ˈbō-(ˌ)kü\

Definition of BEAUCOUP

slang
:  great in quantity or amount :  many, much <spent beaucoup dollars>

Examples of BEAUCOUP

  1. <we were able to make beaucoup bucks working overtime at the power plant>

Origin of BEAUCOUP

French
First Known Use: circa 1918

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