magnum magnum  /ˈmæɡ nəm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a large wine bottle for liquor or wine

Usage(s):

  1. Joe comes home one January evening with a magnum of champagne.
  2. I choose, almost at random, a few verses from the Acres and Pains, his magnum opus or minimum opus, for it consumes fewer than 40 pages when reprinted.

News

  1. Magnum Hunter Resources Announces Fourth Quarter 2012 and Fiscal Year 2012 Financial and Operating Results Conference ...

    Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation will host a conference call at 9:00 AM , Friday, June 14, 2013, to review the Company's three months and twelve months ended December 31, 2012 financial and operating ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. UPCOMING DEADLINE: Levi & Korsinsky Notifies Investors with Losses on Their Investment in Magnum Hunter Resources of ...

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the US District Court for the Southern District of Texas on behalf of investors who purchased Magnum Hunter Resources
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire

  3. Patriot Supersonic Magnum 256GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review

    Testing the functionality of the Patriot Supersonic Magnum 256GB USB 3.0 Flash drive.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Overclockers Club

Quotes

  1. "Whatever reaction it had, it was great fun at that time," Eastwood said. "It was a fantasy role. You point a .44 Magnum at someone and say, `Do you feel lucky?"
    on May 20, 2008 By: Clint Eastwood Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. Badu called the record "my magnum opus ...... the album I wanted to do all my life."
    on Feb 21, 2008 By: Erykah Badu Source: Dallas Morning News

  3. "I absolutely loved doing the ads," Warne said. "It took a couple of hours to get made up for each character, but it was a load of fun. I felt really comfortable dressing up as my father. I felt like I was Tom Selleck, Magnum PI or someone."
    on Nov 9, 2007 By: Shane Warne Source: Sunday Times.au

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