3. Denoting and extraordinary degree or quality in respect of size, character, importance, consequences, etc. "A mighty famine." . "Giants of mighty bone." . "Mighty was their fuss about little matters." (Hawthorne)
Origin: AS. Meahtig, mihtig; akin to G. Machtig, Goth. Mahteigs. See Might.
(01 Mar 1998)
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