multiplatinum

adjective
mul·​ti·​plat·​i·​num | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈplat-nəm How to pronounce multiplatinum (audio) , -ˈpla-tə-nəm, -ˌtī- \

Definition of multiplatinum

: having sold two million or more copies of an album

Examples of multiplatinum in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Police have confirmed that two members a hip-hop group with ties to the multiplatinum rap group Wu-Tang Clan were fatally shot Tuesday in Portland, Oregon. Diane Lopez Olea, San Diego Union-Tribune, 12 Aug. 2021 Police have confirmed that two members a hip-hop group with ties to the multiplatinum rap group Wu-Tang Clan were fatally shot Tuesday in Portland, Oregon. Diane Lopez Olea, San Diego Union-Tribune, 12 Aug. 2021 Police have confirmed that two members a hip-hop group with ties to the multiplatinum rap group Wu-Tang Clan were fatally shot Tuesday in Portland, Oregon. Diane Lopez Olea, San Diego Union-Tribune, 12 Aug. 2021 The multiplatinum bilingual star was one of the top-performing Latin female artists of 2019 with over 5 million monthly listeners on Spotify. Marilyn La Jeunesse, Glamour, 2 Sep. 2021 Police have confirmed that two members a hip-hop group with ties to the multiplatinum rap group Wu-Tang Clan were fatally shot Tuesday in Portland, Oregon. Diane Lopez Olea, San Diego Union-Tribune, 12 Aug. 2021 Police have confirmed that two members a hip-hop group with ties to the multiplatinum rap group Wu-Tang Clan were fatally shot Tuesday in Portland, Oregon. San Diego Union-Tribune, 11 Aug. 2021 Most songs by Aaliyah, a multiplatinum R&B superstar who was killed in a plane crash 20 years ago this month, are not available on streaming services. Lars Brandle, Billboard, 5 Aug. 2021 The record debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and sold millions of copies, earning multiplatinum status from the Recording Industry Association of America. Mary Colurso | Mcolurso@al.com, al, 28 Jan. 2021

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First Known Use of multiplatinum

1980, in the meaning defined above

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13 Oct 2021

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“Multiplatinum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multiplatinum. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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