Stupendous means amazing or awesome. You just won a million dollars and are donating it to charity? That’s stupendous!

While you might think of stupid as a mean word for someone who isn’t smart, it can also mean senseless or stunned. If something stuns you so much that you are amazed, it is stupendous. Think of a stupendous performance or stupendous scenery. When something is big enough to astound, also use this word. The tower rose to a stupendous height. It would take a stupendous effort to improve your D in history to an A!

Definitions of stupendous

adj so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe

“a stupendous field of grass”
stupendous demand”
colossal, prodigious
big, large
above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent

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