What is another word for tremendous?

Synonyms for tremendous
trɪˈmɛn dəs

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term tremendous.

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tremendous

    That which is formidable is worthy of fear if encountered or opposed; as, a formidable array of troops, or of evidence. Formidable is a word of more dignity than dangerous, and suggests more calm and collected power than terrible; formidable is less overwhelming than tremendous. A loaded gun is dangerous; a park of artillery is formidable; a charge of cavalry is terrible; the full shock of great armies is tremendous. A dangerous man is likely to do mischief, and needs watching; a formidable man may not be dangerous if not attacked; an enraged maniac is terrible; the force of ocean waves in a storm, and the silent pressure in the ocean depths, are tremendous.

    Synonyms:
    dangerous, formidable, redoubted, terrible

    Antonyms:
    contemptible, despicable, feeble, harmless, helpless, powerless, weak

    Preposition:
    Formidable by or in numbers; in strength; formidable to the enemy.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tremendous

    Synonyms:
    terrible, dreadful, awful, fearful, appalling

    Antonyms:
    unimposing, unappalling, inconsiderable

Princeton's WordNet

  1. enormous, tremendousadjective

    extraordinarily large in size or extent or amount or power or degree

    "an enormous boulder"; "enormous expenses"; "tremendous sweeping plains"; "a tremendous fact in human experience; that a whole civilization should be dependent on technology"- Walter Lippman; "a plane took off with a tremendous noise"

    Synonyms:
    wondrous, terrific, howling(a), wonderful, marvellous, fantastic, terrible, awful, marvelous, rattling(a), frightful, enormous, grand

    Antonyms:
    little, ordinary, small

  2. fantastic, grand, howling(a), marvelous, marvellous, rattling(a), terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrousadjective

    extraordinarily good or great ; 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"

    Antonyms:
    little, ordinary, small

  3. frightful, terrible, awful, tremendousadjective

    extreme in degree or extent or amount or impact

    "in a frightful hurry"; "spent a frightful amount of money"

    Synonyms:
    dreadful, enormous, marvelous, wondrous, rattling(a), awful, frightful, amazing, horrendous, severe, dreaded, dire, wonderful, grand, marvellous, atrocious, painful, horrifying, awing, awed, wicked, horrific, dread(a), awe-inspiring, unspeakable, fearful, nasty, terrible, horrible, abominable, fantastic, frightening, terrific, awesome, fearsome, howling(a), direful, ugly

    Antonyms:
    ordinary, small, little

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tremendousadjective

    Synonyms:
    terrible, dreadful, horrible, horrid, horrific, frightful, terrific, alarming, awful, appalling

How to pronounce tremendous?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say tremendous in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#209great
#330big
#462large
#638major
#1133huge
#1406significant
#1450grand
#2767wonderful
#2928amazing
#3754massive
#3964severe
#4089fantastic
#4178dangerous
#4434substantial
#4491awesome
#5438vast
#5642incredible
#5953considerable
#6916dramatic
#6918terrible
#6982extraordinary
#7683nasty
#7689ugly
#7984remarkable
#8121enormous
#8459wicked
#8709horrible
#8774tremendous
#9372painful
#9775awful
#11452overwhelming
#12244terrific
#15908immense
#16120dire
#16667gigantic
#19151marvelous
#20756frightening
#21104phenomenal
#22561formidable
#22594daunting
#22989fearful
#23190dreadful
#26052horrific
#27383colossal
#27446dreaded
#29587marvellous
#29891appalling
#31123wondrous
#38864horrendous
#39885horrifying
#45237unspeakable
#50274atrocious
#51404abominable
#51495fearsome
#54515frightful
#62400awed

How to use tremendous in a sentence?

  1. Bill Murray:

    [Harvey] got locked into place; it just couldn’t move and it was a very strong circulation, which, of course, pulled in tremendous amounts of moisture, the development in Houston has been so intense over the last ten years and a lot of it did not follow good zoning practices.

  2. Steven Narod:

    The chances diminish by half with radiation, and are almost eliminated with mastectomy. People want to avoid it. Quality of life seems to be improved if recurrence was removed, if you're going to have this treatment to reduce recurrence, I would say get the mastectomy. The better of those two treatments, mastectomy involves a tremendous amount of mental relief.

  3. Puerto Ricans.Yet Trump:

    Every death is a horror, but if you look at a real catastrophe like (Hurricane) Katrina, and you look at the tremendous hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people that died, and you look at what happened here with, really, a storm that was just totally overpowering -- nobody has ever seen anything like this.

  4. Lori Pennington-Gray:

    When people make a decision not to come to Florida, that has a tremendous impact on the economy.

  5. George King:

    Climbing is my passion and I find a tremendous amount of purpose from doing it, but I don’t encourage anyone to do what I do – everyone is unique.

Images & Illustrations of tremendous

  1. tremendous
    tremendous
    tremendous
    tremendous
    tremendous

Translations for tremendous

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for tremendous »

Translation

Find a translation for the tremendous synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"tremendous." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Jun 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/tremendous>.

Discuss these tremendous synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for tremendous?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    A word similar to "limited"?
    • A. general
    • B. circumscribed
    • C. unqualified
    • D. immoderate

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for tremendous: