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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone or something of remarkable excellence.

Usage examples (36)
  • A humdinger of a secretary
  • "When we do get a rain here it is usually what the boys call a humdinger," said Rhoda.
  • I choose to believe that it's short for "humdinger"?
  • "That's going to be what Marty would call a 'humdinger' of a storm, Janice." for more
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