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dreadnought

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something or someone that is unusually large and powerful
  • poor gas mileage did little to stem the popularity of that dreadnought of the roadways: the SUV

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“Dreadnought.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dreadnought. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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