Definitions for galoregəˈlɔr, -ˈloʊr

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ga•loregəˈlɔr, -ˈloʊr(adv.)

  1. in abundance; in plentiful amounts (used postpositively):

    food and drink galore.

Origin of galore:

1660–70; < Ir go leor enough, plenty (ScotGael gu leòr, leòir)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. galore(ip)(adj)

    in great numbers

    "daffodils galore"

  2. abounding, galore(ip)(adj)

    existing in abundance

    "abounding confidence"; "whiskey galore"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. galore(adjective)əˈlɔr, -ˈloʊr

    in very large amounts

    a store window stuffed with toys galore


  1. galore(Adjective)

    In abundance.

    After the shipwreck there was whisky galore to be had for the taking.

  2. Origin: From go leor and gu leòr, gu leòir, "enough, plenty", "till sufficiency, till plenty, till clarity'" (leor is the dative of léir "sufficiency, plenty, clarity").

Webster Dictionary

  1. Galore

    plenty; abundance; in abundance


  1. Galore: The Singles 1987-1997

    Galore: The Singles 1987–1997 is the second singles compilation by The Cure. It contains singles from the years 1987–1997. The song "Wrong Number" is the only new song on the album.

Translations for galore

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(placed immediately after noun) in large amounts, numbers

There are book-shops galore in this town.

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