Definition of humdinger
: a striking or extraordinary person or thing <That was one humdinger of a storm.>
Examples of humdinger in a sentence
The last storm was a real humdinger!
I hear we're in for another humdinger of a storm!
Origin and Etymology of humdinger
probably alteration of hummer
First Known Use: 1896
HUMDINGER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of humdinger for English Language Learners
: something that is very impressive or exciting
HUMDINGER Defined for Kids
Definition of humdinger for Students
: something striking or extraordinary
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