Definition of huge adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//hjuːdʒ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//hjuːdʒ//
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  1. 1  extremely large in size or amount; great in degree synonym enormous, vast a huge crowd He gazed up at her with huge brown eyes. huge debts huge amounts of data The sums of money involved are potentially huge. The party was a huge success. This is going to be a huge problem for us.
  2. 2(informal) very successful I think this band is going to be huge.
  3. Word OriginMiddle English: shortening of Old French ahuge, of unknown origin.Extra examples Their house is absolutely huge! There’s a potentially huge demand for this product. This is a really huge amount of money. A huge crowd had gathered in the square. Huge amounts of data were lost. The building is huge. The company ran up huge debts.
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