mega·​cor·​po·​ra·​tion ˌme-gə-ˌkȯr-pə-ˈrā-shən How to pronounce megacorporation (audio)
: a huge and powerful corporation

Examples of megacorporation in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Another new episode focuses on the megacorporation MomCorp, which earlier resembled a Walmart of the future. WIRED, 24 July 2023 In a world where fossil fuel executives, meat megacorporations, and the like possess vastly more wealth and power than activists, tone probably isn’t the primary challenge in climate communication, as Kate Aronoff argued last week. Heather Souvaine Horn, The New Republic, 31 Mar. 2023 Well, according to Pixar's Monsters, Inc., the source is a megacorporation where children's screams are harvested and turned into energy. Meg Walters,, 28 July 2022 Colin Jost and the megacorporation Amazon, of course. Vulture, 14 Feb. 2022 In this way, a massive megacorporation such as Microsoft used its infinite resources, technical acumen and AI to deal with a major problem in several countries around the world. Naveen Joshi, Forbes, 18 Apr. 2022 They’re employed by ReGen, a megacorporation that sees restoring the planet not as a moral imperative, but as a juicy opportunity for a tax break. Geoffrey Bunting, Wired, 5 Feb. 2022 But a vision of the future ideated by a creative agency for a megacorporation was always going to be dreadful. Dean Kissick, New York Times, 1 Dec. 2021 My father called the network and railed into the void of a megacorporation answering machine. Cynthia Greenlee, Harper's BAZAAR, 17 Sep. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1971, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of megacorporation was in 1971

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“Megacorporation.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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