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adjective monumental pronunciation in American English /ˌmɑnjəˈment(ə)l/
  1. 1
    used for emphasizing how bad something is
    a monumental disaster
    1. a.
      used for emphasizing how good or important something is
      a monumental contribution to medicine
    2. b.
      used for emphasizing how much effort something takes
      You really have a monumental task in front of you.
  2. 2
    very large and solid
    a sculpture of monumental proportions
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