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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 A third season episode of the Golden Girls Mister Terrific (comics)
  • 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 (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
  • 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
  • Sintax the Terrific: Josev Brewer, who goes by the stage name Sintax the Terrific, sometimes stylized as Sintax.the.Terrific or simply Sintax, is an American Christian hip hop
  • Terrific (song): "Terrific", is a song by singer-songwriter Drake Bell, his first and only single from his extended play, A Reminder. It was the first song he had released
  • 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 lasted
  • 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
  • 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

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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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