Meaning of “whopper” in the English Dictionary

"whopper" in British English

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whoppernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwɒp.ər/ us /ˈwɑː.pɚ/

humorous informal something that is surprising because it is so much bigger than the usual size:

My nose is pretty big, but my Dad's got a whopper.

humorous a big lie:

Amanda's told some whoppers in her time.

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

"whopper" in American English

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whoppernoun [ C ]

us /ˈhwɑp·ər, ˈwɑp-/ infml

something that is much bigger than the usual size:

Your monthly payment is a whopper.

A whopper is also a big lie:

Fishermen are supposed to tell the biggest whoppers.
whopping
adjective us /ˈhwɑp·ɪŋ, ˈwɑp-/

infml

The mayor was elected by a whopping majority.

(Definition of “whopper” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)