The definition of terrific is awesome, great or very good.(adjective)
An example of something terrific is scoring 100% on every test.
See terrific in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L terrificus < base of terrere, to frighten: see terror & -fic
See terrific in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin terrificus
Origin: : terrēre, to frighten
Origin: + -ficus, -fic.
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