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COPIOUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does copious mean? 

COPIOUS (adjective)
  The adjective COPIOUS has 2 senses:

1. large in number or quantity (especially of discourse)
2. affording an abundant supply

  Familiarity information: COPIOUS used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


COPIOUS (adjective)


Sense 1copious [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Large in number or quantity (especially of discourse)

Synonyms:

copious; voluminous

Context examples:

she took copious notes / a subject of voluminous legislation

Similar:

abundant (present in great quantity)


Sense 2copious [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Affording an abundant supply

Synonyms:

plenteous; ample; copious; plentiful; rich

Context examples:

had ample food for the party / copious provisions / food is plentiful / a plenteous grape harvest / a rich supply

Similar:

abundant (present in great quantity)


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