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juggernaut

noun [C] uk   /ˈdʒʌɡ.ə.nɔːt/ us    /-ɚ.nɑːt/

juggernaut noun [C] (VEHICLE)

UK (US semitrailer, tractor-trailer) a very large, heavy truck: The peace of the village has been shattered by juggernauts thundering through it.Trucks, vans and caravans

juggernaut noun [C] (POWERFUL FORCE)

disapproving a large powerful force or organization that cannot be stoppedPower and intensityEnergy, force and power
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