“When I first met her I felt this tremendous surge of power,” he explained.
The news generated a tremendous surge in Twitter traffic, with tweeters in California, New York, and Texas leading the charge.
The evidence was not quite as helpful to them as they may have hoped, but the publicity has been tremendous.
You have to have tremendous discipline to play against this offense.
This alone is a tremendous change that should make Europe a far less attractive place for Hezbollah operatives.
We 'aint got no bees;' and with that he took one of his tremendous pinches of snuff.
To the electors of Frome he spoke of the tremendous responsibility of the Ministers.
His veins seemed to surge with fresh power, as if there were nothing too tremendous for him to accomplish.
We had a tremendous passage home--one of the worst I ever experienced at sea.
With infinite pains he sought out the history of the French Revolution and obtained a clear picture of that tremendous event.
1630s, "awful, dreadful, terrible," from Latin tremendus "fearful, terrible," literally "to be trembled at," gerundive form of tremere "to tremble" (see tremble). Hyperbolic or intensive sense of "extraordinarily great or good, immense" is attested from 1812, paralleling semantic changes in terrific, terribly, awfully, etc.