What does a lot mean?

Definitions for a lot

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word a lot.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. a lot, lots, a good deal, a great deal, much, very much(adverb)

    to a very great degree or extent

    "I feel a lot better"; "we enjoyed ourselves very much"; "she was very much interested"; "this would help a great deal"


  1. a lot(Noun)

    A large amount.

  2. a lot(Noun)

    Many things, much.

  3. a lot(Adverb)

    very much; a great deal; to a large extent.

  4. a lot(Adverb)

    often; frequently

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'a lot' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3150

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'a lot' in Written Corpus Frequency: #837

Anagrams for a lot »

  1. alto, ATOL, lota, tola


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of a lot in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of a lot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anuj Somany:

    If writing a lot alone could help a person to make a lot of money, then a lot of people would have been the authors only.

  2. Dan Witters:

    People in Panama will report a lot of daily happiness, a lot of daily smiling and laughter, and a lot of daily enjoyment without a lot of stress and worry.

  3. Helen Keller:

    Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged.

  4. Vince Lombardi:

    But more importantly, you've got to play with your heart, with every fiber of your body. If you're lucky enough to find a guy with a lot of head and a lot of heart, he's never going to come off the field second.

  5. American Jason Bohn:

    I had some benign conditions this morning and hit a lot of good shots and made a lot of putts, so it was great, a lot of my putts did n’t have a lot of break to them. I did n’t really have that many difficult putts.

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