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Perhaps the stupendous feats that we’ve just witnessed in Tokyo might inspire thousands of newly minted trackheads to tune in to next year’s World Championships in Eugene, Oregon.

I had reserved afternoon tea at the stupendous Claridge’s hotel.

Even though it was obvious that I wasn’t going to produce anything stupendous on the day, I was still able to accelerate on the downhills.

The film is stupendous art, but it owes much to a priceless piece of document.

On that stupendous pile, he paid a tax rate which struck people as absurdly low.

Antony Polonsky's The Jews in Poland and Russia is a stupendous - almost crushing - work of scholarship.

It was to protect this stupendous asset that the South went to war.

The question remains: can you call yourself a success if results are respectable rather than stupendous.

Longcluse looked animated—smiling; but a stupendous load lay on his heart.

Had this stupendous miracle no effect upon the Jewish priests who had crucified Christ as an impostor?

It is protected by a stupendous granite breakwater, costing many millions and affording a delightful promenade on a fine day.

The creation of this world is the most stupendous of all miracles; yet all men admit that this miracle occurred.

The progress of philosophy from Thales to Plato is the most stupendous triumph of the human intellect.


On this page you'll find 79 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to stupendous, such as: astonishing, astounding, breathtaking, colossal, dynamite, and enormous.

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