Meaning of “blockbuster” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “blockbuster” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"blockbuster" in American English

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blockbusternoun [ C ]

us /ˈblɑkˌbʌs·tər/ infml

a book or movie that is very successful:

We all felt the movie was a potential blockbuster.

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"blockbuster" in Business English

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blockbusternoun [ C ]

uk /ˈblɒkˌbʌstər/ us MARKETING

a very successful product, film, etc. that makes a lot of money:

A Hollywood studio releases dozens of films in search of that one blockbuster.
blockbuster products

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