megadeal

noun
mega·​deal | \ ˈme-gə-ˌdēl How to pronounce megadeal (audio) \

Definition of megadeal

: a business deal involving a lot of money

Examples of megadeal in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys finally agreed to a 4-year, 160 million megadeal this offseason. Dallas News, 18 May 2021 All of the current greats at this position except for Tatis, who is already locked into a megadeal of his own, will be using Lindor’s deal as precedent in their own upcoming free agencies. Tony Blengino, Forbes, 6 Apr. 2021 The Rockets have had consistent roster movement all season with the trade of NBA MVP candidate James Harden to Brooklyn as part of a four-team megadeal being the major one to signal a rebuild. Duane Rankin, The Arizona Republic, 5 Apr. 2021 Mookie Betts had the best-selling jersey after the Dodgers’ World Series run and his megadeal following a championship with Boston. Victoria Hernandez, Los Angeles Times, 31 Mar. 2021 The megadeal would dramatically expand Inspire, which was formed through the 2018 merger of Arby’s and Buffalo Wild Wings. Rick Clough, Bloomberg.com, 27 Oct. 2020 Associated Press BERLIN — German media giant Bertelsmann said Wednesday that its Penguin Random House division is buying rival Simon & Schuster in a megadeal that would reshape the U.S. publishing industry. Frank Jordans And Hillel Italie, USA TODAY, 26 Nov. 2020 German media giant Bertelsmann said Wednesday that its Penguin Random House division is buying rival Simon & Schuster in a megadeal that would reshape the U.S. publishing industry. Frank Jordans And Hillel Italie, chicagotribune.com, 25 Nov. 2020 Deals have ranged from one of the chip industry’s biggest-ever transactions to a fast-food megadeal, with bankers scrambling to get things done before Americans head to the polls. Nabila Ahmed, Bloomberg.com, 3 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of megadeal

1978, in the meaning defined above

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28 May 2021

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“Megadeal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/megadeal. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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