megahit megahit

Definition(s):

  • (n) an unusually successful hit with widespread popularity and huge sales (especially a movie or play or recording or novel)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. She attempted suicide, went broke, survived an abusive marriage, wrote and performed another megahit, At Seventeen, and became a lesbian activist.
  2. Abba's a megahit, and Elton John's going to be performing at Madison Square Garden.

News

  1. Five years after Archiemania, ‘American Idol’ auditions return

    Television » The once megahit is now just a regular hit, but enthusiasm still high.
    on July 11, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. This is an interesting quote from Robin Thicke about his megahit summer jam, "Blurred Lines": "Peopl

    This is an interesting quote from Robin Thicke about his megahit summer jam, "Blurred Lines": "People say, 'Hey, do you think this is degrading to women?' I'm like, 'Of course it is. What a pleasure it is to degrade a woman. I've never gotten to do that before. I've always respected women.'" Read more...        
    on July 10, 2013     Source: Gawker

  3. Jose Feliciano claims Springs manager used his blindness to trick him | Video

    Pop star says he was duped into signing contract Blind pop star Jose Feliciano, best known for the Christmas megahit "Feliz Navidad," alleges in a scathing lawsuit that his Broward County-based manager tricked him into signing a bad contract he couldn't read.        
    on July 10, 2013     Source: Sun-Sentinel

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