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megahit

[meg-uh-hit] /ˈmɛg əˌhɪt/
noun
1.
an enterprise, as a movie, that is outstandingly successful.
Origin
1980-1985
1980-85
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  • But that's not to say that today's wacky import won't be tomorrow's megahit franchise.
  • Certainly not by giving audiences what some pollster thinks they want, or by revamping last year's megahit.

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