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Terrific Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • causing extreme terror; "a terrifying wail"
  • very great or intense; "a terrific noise"; "a terrific thunderstorm storm"; "fought a terrific battle"
  • extraordinarily good; used especially as intensifiers; "a fantastic trip to the Orient"; "the film was fantastic!"; "a howling success"; "a marvelous collection of rare books"; "had a rattling conversation about politics"; "a tremendous achievement"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Terrific'

  • Terrific: Terrific may refer to: "Terrific" (song), by Drake Bell Terrific (comics), 1960s British comics
  • Mister Terrific: Mister Terrific may refer to: Mister Terrific (TV series) was a 1967 US television sitcom Mister Terrific (comics) is the name of two different superheroes
  • Terrific (comics): Terrific was a weekly British comic published by Odhams Press under the Power Comics imprint. It ran for 43 issues from 15 April 1967 until 3 February
  • Mister Terrific (Terry Sloane): the DC Comics Universe. He was the first character to take up the Mister Terrific mantle. Terry Sloane was a rich man whose photographic memory, Olympic-level
  • Mister Terrific (comics): Mister Terrific is the name of two different superheroes in the DC Comics universe. Main article: Mister Terrific (Terry Sloane) The Golden Age's Mister
  • Mister Terrific (Michael Holt): publications by DC Comics. He is the second character to take up the Mister Terrific mantle. Michael Holt was created by John Ostrander and Tom Mandrake and
  • Mr. Terrific (TV series): Mr. Terrific is an American TV sitcom that aired on CBS Television from January 9, to May 8, 1967. It starred Stephen Strimpell in the title role, and
  • Terrific Whatzit: The Terrific Whatzit (real name Merton McSnurtle, also known as McSnurtle the Turtle) is a funny animal superhero who appears in stories published by DC
  • The Hart and Lorne Terrific Hour: The Hart and Lorne Terrific Hour is a Canadian television variety show that aired on CBC Television in 1970 and 1971. It was part of Sunday At Nine, a
  • Simply Terrific: Simply Terrific is a 1938 British comedy film directed by Roy William Neill and starring Claude Hulbert, Reginald Purdell and Patricia Medina. It was made

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* In every child who is born, no matter what circumstances, and of no matter what parents, the potentiality of the human race is born again and in him, too, once more, and of each of us, our terrific responsibility toward human life toward the utmost idea of goodness, of the horror of terror, and of God. - James Agee

* The world is full of women blindsided by the unceasing demands of motherhood, still flabbergasted by how a job can be terrific and torturous. - Anna Quindlen

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