Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An indefinitely large number.

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  • noun slang, hyperbolic An unspecified large number (of).

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[On the model of million, billion, etc.]

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See +‎ -illion

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