gazillion vs zillion what difference

what is difference between gazillion and zillion

English

Etymology

See +‎ -illion

Pronunciation

  • enPR: gə-zĭl’yən, IPA(key): /ɡəˈzɪljən/
  • Rhymes: -ɪljən

Noun

gazillion (plural gazillions)

  1. (slang, hyperbolic) An unspecified large number (of).

Synonyms

  • See also Thesaurus:zillion.

Further reading

  • Indefinite and fictitious numbers on Wikipedia.Wikipedia


English

Etymology

See +‎ -illion

Pronunciation

  • enPR: zĭl’yən, IPA(key): /ˈzɪljən/
  • Rhymes: -ɪljən

Noun

zillion (plural zillions)

  1. (slang, hyperbolic) An unspecified large number (of); a gazillion.
    • 2008, “Brain tests show child wealth gap”, BBC News, 6 December 2008:
      “We are certainly not blaming lower socioeconomic families for not talking to their kids – there are probably a zillion reasons why that happens.”

Synonyms

  • (unspecified large number): See also Thesaurus:zillion.

Derived terms

  • zillionaire
  • zillionth

Translations

Further reading

  • Indefinite and fictitious numbers on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

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