A stonking good word

A stonking good wordEvery now and then, a word comes a long that makes me prick up my ears and say, ‘that’s a good one’.

Stonking is such a word.

There’s so much to say about stonking. For starters dictionaries across the web from Cambridge to Oxford and Encarta broadly agree on its adjectival usage to mean “large, impressive, used to emphasise how good or enjoyable something is.”