mega·​cor·​po·​ra·​tion | \ ˌme-gə-ˌkȯr-pə-ˈrā-shən How to pronounce megacorporation (audio) \

Definition of megacorporation

: a huge and powerful corporation

Examples of megacorporation in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web 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 For years, the megacorporation has churned out sci-fi—Electric Dreams, Upload, Solos—that ranges from obnoxious to just plain noxious. Save this story for later. Jason Kehe, Wired, 7 July 2021 Esposito plays Stan Edgar, the calculating CEO of an evil megacorporation that creates superheroes through dubious means. Shelby Stewart, Chron, 7 Jan. 2021 One such organization in Cyberpunk 2077 is Arasaka, a worldwide megacorporation that has influence in many industries such as corporate security, banking, and manufacturing. George Yang, Wired, 8 Dec. 2020 The megacorporation has been hit with a slew of lawsuits recently. Whizy Kim,, 1 Sep. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of megacorporation

1971, in the meaning defined above

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“Megacorporation.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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