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big deal

noun

Simple Definition of big deal

  • : something that is very important

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of big deal

  1. :  something of special importance <what's the big deal?> —sometimes used ironically as an interjection

Examples of big deal in a sentence

  1. The party was a big deal.

  2. The cost didn't seem like much to me, but I know it was a big deal for many people.



1915

First Known Use of big deal

1915


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