mammoth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “mammoth” in the English Dictionary

"mammoth" in British English

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uk   us   /ˈmæm.əθ/
extremelylarge: Cleaning up the city-wide ​mess is going to be a mammoth task. It's a mammoth undertaking - are you ​sure you have the ​resources to ​cope?

mammothnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmæm.əθ/
a ​type of ​large elephant, now extinct, that was ​covered in ​hair and had tusks
(Definition of mammoth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mammoth" in American English

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mammothadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmæm·əθ/
extremelylarge: Building the ​dam was a mammoth ​constructionproject.
(Definition of mammoth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mammoth”
in Spanish mamut…
in Vietnamese voi ma mút…
in Malaysian raksasa…
in Thai ช้างดึกดำบรรพ์…
in French mammouth…
in German das Mammut…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨大的, 庞大的…
in Turkish muazzam, devasa, dev gibi…
in Russian громадный…
in Indonesian mamut…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巨大的, 龐大的…
in Polish gigantyczny…
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