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humdinger

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noun hum·ding·er \ˈhəm-ˈdiŋ-ər\

Simple Definition of humdinger

  • : something that is very impressive or exciting

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of humdinger

  1. :  a striking or extraordinary person or thing

Examples of humdinger in a sentence

  1. The last storm was a real humdinger!

  2. I hear we're in for another humdinger of a storm!



Origin of humdinger

probably alteration of hummer


First Known Use: circa 1904


HUMDINGER Defined for Kids

humdinger

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noun hum·ding·er \ˈhəm-ˈdiŋ-ər\

Definition of humdinger for Students

  1. :  something striking or extraordinary




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