Humdinger definition

hŭmdĭngər
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One that is extraordinary or remarkable.

A humdinger of a blizzard.

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(slang) A person or thing considered excellent or otherwise remarkable of its kind.
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Something that is particularly outstanding, unusual, or exceptional.

Most of the questions were pretty easy, but that last one was a humdinger.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
humdinger
Plural:
humdingers

Origin of humdinger

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Of obscure origin.

    From Wiktionary