Definition of humdinger noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌhʌmˈdɪŋə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhʌmˈdɪŋər//
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something that is very exciting or impressive It turned into a real humdinger of a game. Word Origin early 20th cent. (originally US): of unknown origin.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: humdinger