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stupendous (adj.)

1660s, correction of earlier stupendious "causing astonishment, astounding" (1540s), from Late Latin stupendus "to be wondered at," gerundive of Latin stupere "be stunned, be struck senseless, be aghast, astounded, or amazed" (see stupid). Related: Stupendously; stupendousness.

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Definitions of stupendous from WordNet

stupendous (adj.)
so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe;
stupendous demand
a stupendous field of grass
Synonyms: colossal / prodigious
From wordnet.princeton.edu