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NUMEROUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does numerous mean? 

NUMEROUS (adjective)
  The adjective NUMEROUS has 1 sense:

1. amounting to a large indefinite number

  Familiarity information: NUMEROUS used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


NUMEROUS (adjective)


Sense 1numerous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Amounting to a large indefinite number

Context examples:

numerous times / the family was numerous

Similar:

many (a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by 'as' or 'too' or 'so' or 'that'; amounting to a large but indefinite number)


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