What does AMPLE mean?

Definitions for AMPLEˈæm pəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word AMPLE.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ample(adj)

    more than enough in size or scope or capacity

    "had ample food for the party"; "an ample supply"

  2. ample, copious, plenteous, plentiful, rich(adj)

    affording an abundant supply

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

  3. ample, sizable, sizeable(adj)

    fairly large

    "a sizable fortune"; "an ample waistline"; "of ample proportions"


  1. ample(Adjective)

    Large; great in size, extent, capacity, or bulk; spacious; roomy; widely extended.

  2. ample(Adjective)

    Fully sufficient; abundant; liberal; copious; as, an ample fortune; ample justice.

  3. ample(Adjective)

    Not contracted or brief; not concise; extended; diffusive; as, an ample narrative.

  4. Origin: From ample, from amplus, probably for ambiplus, the last syllable akin to Latin plenus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ample(adj)

    large; great in size, extent, capacity, or bulk; spacious; roomy; widely extended

  2. Ample(adj)

    fully sufficient; abundant; liberal; copious; as, an ample fortune; ample justice

  3. Ample(adj)

    not contracted of brief; not concise; extended; diffusive; as, an ample narrative

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ample

    am′pl, adj. spacious: large enough: abundant: liberal: copious, or of great length.—ns. Am′pleness; Ampliā′tion, enlarging, an enlargement.—adj. Ampliā′tive (rare).—adv. Am′ply. [Fr.—L. amplus, large.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of AMPLE in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of AMPLE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Shrimani Raj Khanal:

    Our granaries are full and we have ample food stock, but we are not being able to transport supplies at a faster pace.

  2. Julius Rosenwald:

    Do not be fooled into believing that because a man is rich he is necessarily smart. There is ample proof to the contrary.

  3. George Jean Nathan:

    A life spent in constant labor is a life wasted, save a man be such a fool as to regard a fulsome obituary notice as ample reward.

  4. D. A. F. Sade, "Dialogue between a Priest and a Dying Man":

    ... and thereof do I repent: I only plucked an occasional flower when I might have gathered an ample harvest of fruit -- such are the just grounds for the regrets I have ...

  5. Vasile Blaga:

    At the moment the PSD has an ample majority, They have everything they need to come up with this magnificent budget, in which they promised to solve everything without raising taxes.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • متوفرArabic
  • обилен, обширен, просторенBulgarian
  • hojnýCzech
  • rigelig, stor, vid, fyldigDanish
  • üppigGerman
  • extenso, abundante, amplio, generosoSpanish
  • فراوان, فراخ, کافیPersian
  • runsas, laaja, tilavaFinnish
  • ampleFrench
  • լայն, ընդարձակ, լայնածավալ, միանգամայն բավարար, լիառատArmenian
  • ampio, abbondanteItalian
  • ampleLatin
  • rijkelijk voorhanden, overvloedig, abondantDutch
  • rikelig, fyldigNorwegian
  • duży, obszernyPolish
  • достаточный, обширный, обильный, просторный, огромныйRussian
  • fyllig, tillräcklig, fullödigSwedish
  • పుష్కలం, ధారాళంTelugu

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