Definitions for abundantəˈbʌn dənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

a•bun•dant*əˈbʌn dənt(adj.)

  1. present in great quantity; more than adequate:

    an abundant supply of water.

  2. well supplied; abounding:

    a river abundant in salmon.

  3. richly supplied:

    an abundant land.

* Syn: See plentiful.

Origin of abundant:

1325–75; ME (< MF) < L abundant-, s. of abundāns overflowing. See abound , -ant


Princeton's WordNet

  1. abundant(adj)

    present in great quantity

    "an abundant supply of water"


  1. abundant(Adjective)

    Fully sufficient; found in copious supply; in great quantity.

    [W]ith their magical words they [poets] bring forth to our eyesight the abundant images and beauties of creation. u2014 Leigh Hunt, On the Realities of Imagination

  2. abundant(Adjective)

    Richly supplied u2014 followed by in, rarely by with.

    Abundant in goodness and truth. u2014 Exodus, 34:6

  3. abundant(Adjective)

    Being an abundant number, i.e. less than the sum of all of its divisors except itself.

  4. Origin: * First attested about 1380.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abundant(adj)

    fully sufficient; plentiful; in copious supply; -- followed by in, rarely by with

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